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 20:14:00 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 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||148° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.62 meters/second, 1532.2 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.3 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' 26.3"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 18.2"||951.86 mi||west||0° 06' 38.3"||7.61 mi||south||951.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 26.7"||908.08 mi||east||2° 07' 54.8"||146.64 mi||south||914.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Townsville||Mon 6:14 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Mon 6:14 AM||257 km||159 miles||139 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:14 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:14 AM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 7:14 AM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 5:44 AM||1623 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| WSW|
|Sydney *||Mon 7:14 AM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| S|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:14 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 5:44 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| WNW|
|Canberra *||Mon 7:14 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| S|
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