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, July 24, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 95%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.48 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.1 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' 27.7"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 41.5"||991.94 mi||West||0° 11' 41.5"||13.39 mi||North||992.24 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 21.9"||865.82 mi||East||4° 45' 59.7"||327.53 mi||North||929.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Thu 2:00 AM||96 km||59 miles||52 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 2:00 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm||SSE|
|Mount Hagen||Thu 2:00 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||NW|
|Jayapura||Thu 1:00 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm||NW|
|Buka||Thu 2:00 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||ENE|
|Arawa||Thu 2:00 AM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm||E|
|Cairns||Thu 2:00 AM||1053 km||654 miles||569 nm||S|
|Honiara||Thu 3:00 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm||E|
|Manokwari||Thu 1:00 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm||WNW|
|Darwin||Thu 1:30 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm||WSW|
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