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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 01:20:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||145° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.94 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 26.1"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 15.2"||966.11 mi||west||0° 09' 15.4"||10.61 mi||north||966.51 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 24.9"||882.67 mi||east||4° 03' 34.7"||279.08 mi||north||932.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 11:20 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:20 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NNE|
|Lae||Sat 11:20 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Sat 10:20 AM||1434 km||891 miles||774 nm|| NNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 10:50 AM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sat 10:50 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Sat 11:20 AM||1628 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 12:20 PM||1702 km||1058 miles||919 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 10:20 AM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Sat 12:20 PM||2207 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| SSE|
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