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 Friday, March 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||142° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.99 meters/second, 1569.6 km/hour, 975.3 miles/hour or 847.5 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' 28.1"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 09.0"||975.12 mi||west||0° 09' 28.8"||10.86 mi||south||974.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 09.6"||876.31 mi||east||3° 25' 02.1"||234.96 mi||south||900.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 3:40 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:40 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| NE|
|Lae||Sat 3:40 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:40 AM||1177 km||731 miles||635 nm|| N|
|Darwin||Sat 3:10 AM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:10 AM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:40 AM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Sat 2:40 AM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:40 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 4:40 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1056 nm|| E|
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