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 19:56:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 27.9"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 00.2"||969.08 mi||west||0° 08' 52.5"||10.17 mi||south||968.81 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 14.5"||878.94 mi||east||3° 08' 59.7"||216.61 mi||south||898.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 5:56 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Sun 5:26 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sun 5:26 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 5:56 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| ENE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 5:26 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Sun 4:56 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| N|
|Manokwari||Sun 4:56 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sun 4:56 AM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 5:56 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| SE|
|Eucla||Sun 4:41 AM||2181 km||1355 miles||1177 nm|| SSW|
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