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 8, 2013 at 23:20:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 8, 2013 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.07 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 27.9"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 03.3"||977.62 mi||west||0° 09' 56.1"||11.38 mi||north||977.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 48.4"||846.72 mi||east||4° 14' 24.7"||291.45 mi||north||901.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 10:20 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Sat 9:20 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Sat 9:20 AM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Sat 9:20 AM||1199 km||745 miles||647 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sat 10:20 AM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Sat 9:20 AM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sat 11:20 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sat 8:20 AM||1995 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Sat 10:20 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| N|
|Sydney *||Sat 10:20 AM||2428 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| S|
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