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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.50 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 48.1"||938.13 mi||west||0° 03' 44.5"||4.29 mi||south||937.96 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 32.5"||929.18 mi||east||0° 52' 39.6"||60.38 mi||south||928.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Tue 6:44 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Tue 6:44 AM||989 km||615 miles||534 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Tue 7:44 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Tue 7:44 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 6:44 AM||1398 km||869 miles||755 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Tue 7:44 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Tue 7:44 AM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra *||Tue 7:44 AM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| SSW|
|Alice Springs||Tue 6:14 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| WSW|
|Melbourne *||Tue 7:44 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| SSW|
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