Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:56:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 447.57 meters/second, 1611.3 kilometres/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 32.5"||1001.07 mi||West||0° 11' 38.2"||13.33 mi||South||1001.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 03.1"||825.72 mi||East||4° 32' 46.7"||312.41 mi||South||879.86 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Hagen||Thu 1:56 AM||220 km||136 miles||119 nm||SSE|
|Jayapura||Thu 12:56 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm||WNW|
|Lae||Thu 1:56 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:56 AM||730 km||453 miles||394 nm||SE|
|Manokwari||Thu 12:56 AM||1094 km||679 miles||590 nm||WNW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:56 AM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm||S|
|Melekeok||Thu 12:56 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||NW|
|Darwin||Thu 1:26 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Thu 2:56 AM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||ESE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 1:56 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm||N|
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