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 = Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 6:40:00 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: 73%
|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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.25 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 26.8"||15.97 mi||West||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||South||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.7"||957.70 mi||West||0° 07' 18.9"||8.38 mi||South||957.44 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 45.9"||898.10 mi||East||2° 25' 52.1"||167.19 mi||South||907.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Normanton||Sun 4:40 AM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm||S|
|Cairns||Sun 4:40 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||E|
|Tennant Creek||Sun 4:10 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 4:40 AM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm||NE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 4:10 AM||1101 km||684 miles||595 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Sun 4:10 AM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm||WNW|
|Jayapura||Sun 3:40 AM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Sun 4:40 AM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm||SE|
|Manokwari||Sun 3:40 AM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm||NNW|
|Dili||Sun 3:40 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||WNW|
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