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 20:56:00 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 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.42 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.4"||951.40 mi||west||0° 06' 33.8"||7.53 mi||south||951.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 28.8"||908.83 mi||east||2° 05' 56.1"||144.37 mi||south||914.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Mon 6:26 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Mon 6:56 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| E|
|Darwin||Mon 6:26 AM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 6:56 AM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm|| NE|
|Dili||Mon 5:56 AM||1681 km||1045 miles||908 nm|| NW|
|Jayapura||Mon 5:56 AM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Mon 5:41 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| SSW|
|Brisbane||Mon 6:56 AM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| SE|
|Adelaide *||Mon 7:26 AM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| S|
|Manokwari||Mon 5:56 AM||1913 km||1188 miles||1033 nm|| NNW|
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