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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.18 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 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' 23.7"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.5"||939.71 mi||west||0° 03' 06.4"||3.56 mi||north||939.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 36.8"||941.70 mi||east||1° 51' 34.5"||127.91 mi||north||955.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Sat 8:10 PM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sat 8:10 PM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sat 9:10 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sat 9:10 PM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Sat 9:10 PM||1352 km||840 miles||730 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Sat 8:10 PM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Sat 8:10 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Sat 8:10 PM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| SSW|
|Melbourne||Sat 8:10 PM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| SSW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 7:40 PM||2302 km||1430 miles||1243 nm|| WSW|
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