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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 17:00:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||151° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.72 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 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' 27.5"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 33.4"||985.82 mi||west||0° 11' 02.7"||12.65 mi||north||986.17 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 14.4"||860.48 mi||east||4° 34' 13.4"||314.10 mi||north||920.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Thu 3:00 AM||440 km||273 miles||238 nm|| W|
|Lae||Thu 3:00 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| NW|
|Arawa||Thu 3:00 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NE|
|Honiara||Thu 4:00 AM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Thu 3:00 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:00 AM||1407 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Thu 3:00 AM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| S|
|Palikir||Thu 4:00 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| NNE|
|Yaren||Thu 5:00 AM||2018 km||1254 miles||1090 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Thu 4:00 AM||2051 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| ESE|
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