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 = Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 5:00:00 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: 85%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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"||985.74 mi||West||0° 11' 02.6"||12.65 mi||North||986.09 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 16.4"||860.45 mi||East||4° 34' 12.7"||314.06 mi||North||920.63 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||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||W|
|Lae||Thu 3:00 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||NW|
|Buka||Thu 3:00 AM||595 km||369 miles||321 nm||NE|
|Arawa||Thu 3:00 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||NE|
|Gizo||Thu 4:00 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||ENE|
|Honiara||Thu 4:00 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||E|
|Cairns||Thu 3:00 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Thu 2:00 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 3:00 AM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm||S|
|Palikir||Thu 4:00 AM||1987 km||1235 miles||1073 nm||NNE|
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