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, August 15, 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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' 25.2"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.07 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 13.0"||942.47 mi||west||0° 03' 21.8"||3.86 mi||south||942.31 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 39.1"||924.43 mi||east||0° 45' 31.6"||52.20 mi||south||923.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Thu 7:26 PM||620 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Thu 7:26 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| N|
|Dili||Thu 6:56 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| NNW|
|Eucla||Thu 6:41 PM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Thu 7:56 PM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| E|
|Adelaide||Thu 7:26 PM||1929 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| SSE|
|Makassar||Thu 5:56 PM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Thu 5:56 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| WNW|
|Perth||Thu 5:56 PM||2033 km||1263 miles||1098 nm|| SW|
|Manokwari||Thu 6:56 PM||2061 km||1280 miles||1113 nm|| NNE|
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