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, July 17, 2013 at 09:56:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.00 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 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' 27.2"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 13.9"||963.91 mi||west||0° 07' 48.7"||8.95 mi||south||963.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 27.1"||900.82 mi||east||2° 41' 47.5"||185.44 mi||south||913.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Katherine||Wed 7:26 PM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| WNW|
|Tennant Creek||Wed 7:26 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Wed 7:26 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Wed 7:26 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| S|
|Dili||Wed 6:56 PM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm|| NW|
|Cairns||Wed 7:56 PM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Wed 7:56 PM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Wed 6:56 PM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Wed 6:56 PM||1610 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Wed 6:41 PM||1873 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| SSW|
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