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 = Friday, March 1, 2013 at 5:40:00 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: 83%
|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 Friday, March 1, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.00 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||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 09.2"||975.07 mi||West||0° 09' 28.8"||10.86 mi||South||974.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 08.1"||876.23 mi||East||3° 25' 04.3"||234.99 mi||South||900.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weipa||Sat 3:40 AM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm||WNW|
|Cairns||Sat 3:40 AM||544 km||338 miles||293 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:40 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NE|
|Mount Hagen||Sat 3:40 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm||NNE|
|Lae||Sat 3:40 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||NE|
|Jayapura||Sat 2:40 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm||N|
|Darwin||Sat 3:10 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Sat 3:10 AM||1501 km||933 miles||810 nm||SW|
|Manokwari||Sat 2:40 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm||NW|
|Brisbane||Sat 3:40 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||SSE|
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