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 10:56:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.90 meters/second, 1508.0 km/hour, 937.1 miles/hour or 814.3 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' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.5"||936.82 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||south||936.81 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 59.9"||939.97 mi||east||0° 35' 38.8"||40.87 mi||north||942.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Fri 8:26 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Fri 8:26 PM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Fri 7:41 PM||1310 km||814 miles||708 nm|| S|
|Dili||Fri 7:56 PM||1348 km||837 miles||728 nm|| NNW|
|Cairns||Fri 8:56 PM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| E|
|Adelaide||Fri 8:26 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm|| SSE|
|Perth||Fri 6:56 PM||1953 km||1213 miles||1054 nm|| SW|
|Makassar||Fri 6:56 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NW|
|Denpasar||Fri 6:56 PM||2029 km||1261 miles||1096 nm|| NW|
|Manokwari||Fri 7:56 PM||2149 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| NNE|
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