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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 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%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.42 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 01.8"||969.28 mi||west||0° 08' 54.3"||10.20 mi||south||969.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 37.7"||878.41 mi||east||3° 09' 47.9"||217.51 mi||south||898.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 5:34 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 5:34 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||NNE|
|Lae||Sun 5:34 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm||NNE|
|Jayapura||Sun 4:34 AM||1380 km||858 miles||745 nm||NNW|
|Darwin||Sun 5:04 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Sun 5:04 AM||1525 km||948 miles||824 nm||SW|
|Brisbane||Sun 5:34 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Sun 6:34 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm||ENE|
|Manokwari||Sun 4:34 AM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||NW|
|Dili||Sun 4:34 AM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm||WNW|
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