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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.51 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 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' 29.1"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 12.0"||1001.05 mi||west||0° 12' 01.3"||13.77 mi||north||1001.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 05' 29.2"||835.54 mi||east||4° 45' 25.0"||326.86 mi||north||897.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Fri 2:00 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Fri 3:00 AM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Fri 4:00 AM||931 km||578 miles||503 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Fri 3:00 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:00 AM||1490 km||926 miles||805 nm|| WSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 4:00 AM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| ENE|
|Majuro||Fri 4:00 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:00 AM||1964 km||1220 miles||1061 nm|| SSE|
|Jayapura||Fri 1:00 AM||2014 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 2:00 AM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm|| SW|
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