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 Monday, February 4, 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 20:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.56 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 24.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.0"||938.28 mi||west||0° 03' 47.2"||4.34 mi||south||938.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 14.1"||928.97 mi||east||0° 53' 45.3"||61.63 mi||south||928.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Tue 7:24 AM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| ESE|
|Luganville||Tue 7:24 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Tue 7:24 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| ENE|
|Brisbane||Tue 6:24 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Tue 7:24 AM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Tue 6:24 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 6:24 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Tue 7:24 AM||1760 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra *||Tue 7:24 AM||1993 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Tue 8:24 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| E|
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