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, July 23, 2013 at 15:10:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 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' 25.7"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 52.1"||976.40 mi||west||0° 10' 26.3"||11.96 mi||north||976.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 34.2"||900.53 mi||east||4° 26' 29.8"||305.29 mi||north||957.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Wed 1:10 AM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Wed 1:10 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| S|
|Lae||Wed 1:10 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Wed 12:10 AM||1148 km||714 miles||620 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Wed 12:40 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| W|
|Honiara||Wed 2:10 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Wed 12:10 AM||1722 km||1070 miles||930 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Wed 12:40 AM||1744 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| SW|
|Brisbane||Wed 1:10 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| SSE|
|Dili||Wed 12:10 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| W|
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