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 20:24:00 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 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.57 meters/second, 1532.1 km/hour, 952.0 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' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.6"||951.75 mi||west||0° 06' 37.2"||7.59 mi||south||951.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 41.5"||908.26 mi||east||2° 07' 26.6"||146.10 mi||south||914.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 6:24 AM||83 km||51 miles||45 nm|| N|
|Townsville||Mon 6:24 AM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:24 AM||923 km||574 miles||499 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:24 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| SSE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 5:54 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| WSW|
|Darwin||Mon 5:54 AM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:24 AM||1758 km||1093 miles||949 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Mon 7:24 AM||1794 km||1115 miles||968 nm|| ENE|
|Sydney *||Mon 7:24 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| SSE|
|Canberra *||Mon 7:24 AM||1982 km||1232 miles||1070 nm|| S|
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