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 Friday, August 16, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.95 meters/second, 1508.2 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 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' 24.1"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 08.9"||936.93 mi||west||0° 00' 20.6"||0.40 mi||south||936.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 21.7"||939.33 mi||east||0° 29' 47.2"||34.15 mi||north||941.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Fri 7:10 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Fri 7:10 PM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Fri 8:10 PM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Fri 8:10 PM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Fri 8:10 PM||1364 km||847 miles||736 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Fri 7:10 PM||1466 km||911 miles||791 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Fri 7:10 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Fri 7:10 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| SSW|
|Melbourne||Fri 7:10 PM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| SSW|
|Alice Springs||Fri 6:40 PM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| WSW|
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