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 Sunday, February 3, 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 19:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.71 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 26.3"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.5"||952.06 mi||west||0° 06' 40.2"||7.65 mi||south||951.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 59.8"||907.76 mi||east||2° 08' 45.5"||147.61 mi||south||914.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 5:56 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 5:56 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 5:56 AM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Mon 6:56 AM||1219 km||758 miles||658 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Mon 6:56 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||912 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Mon 6:56 AM||1805 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| S|
|Canberra *||Mon 6:56 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Mon 5:26 AM||2043 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Mon 4:56 AM||2101 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| NW|
|Melbourne *||Mon 6:56 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| SSW|
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