Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 18:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.66 meters/second, 1561.2 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.1"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 04.8"||969.88 mi||west||0° 08' 57.7"||10.27 mi||south||969.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 23.7"||877.52 mi||east||3° 11' 23.4"||219.35 mi||south||898.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Sun 5:50 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Sun 5:50 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Sun 4:50 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Sun 4:50 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sun 4:50 AM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sun 5:50 AM||1454 km||904 miles||785 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Sun 4:50 AM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 6:50 AM||1996 km||1240 miles||1078 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sun 3:50 AM||2056 km||1278 miles||1110 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Sun 5:50 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| S|
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