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 20:06:00 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 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.66 meters/second, 1532.4 km/hour, 952.2 miles/hour or 827.4 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' 18.8"||951.95 mi||west||0° 06' 39.1"||7.63 mi||south||951.68 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 14.7"||907.94 mi||east||2° 08' 17.4"||147.07 mi||south||914.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 6:06 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:06 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:06 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 7:06 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| NE|
|Sydney *||Mon 7:06 AM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Mon 5:36 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 7:06 AM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:06 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NNW|
|Canberra *||Mon 7:06 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Mon 5:36 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| WNW|
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