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 20:34:00 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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.53 meters/second, 1531.9 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 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' 16.9"||951.64 mi||west||0° 06' 36.2"||7.57 mi||south||951.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 56.3"||908.44 mi||east||2° 06' 58.3"||145.56 mi||south||914.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 6:34 AM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:34 AM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 6:04 AM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Mon 6:04 AM||1454 km||903 miles||785 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:34 AM||1477 km||917 miles||797 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:34 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| N|
|Sydney *||Mon 7:34 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| SSE|
|Adelaide *||Mon 7:04 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1062 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Mon 7:34 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm|| ENE|
|Canberra *||Mon 7:34 AM||2035 km||1264 miles||1099 nm|| SSE|
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