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 Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 21:52:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||136° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.47 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 24.7"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 48.0"||935.86 mi||west||0° 02' 07.3"||2.43 mi||north||935.97 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 06.3"||906.99 mi||east||1° 26' 52.2"||99.60 mi||north||916.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Wed 7:22 AM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| SSW|
|Darwin||Wed 7:22 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Wed 7:52 AM||1050 km||652 miles||567 nm|| ENE|
|Eucla||Wed 6:37 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| SSW|
|Adelaide *||Wed 8:22 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Wed 7:52 AM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm|| NE|
|Dili||Wed 6:52 AM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Wed 7:52 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 6:52 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| NNE|
|Canberra *||Wed 8:52 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| SE|
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