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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:10:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 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"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.7"||950.98 mi||west||0° 06' 23.1"||7.32 mi||north||951.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 09.4"||931.07 mi||east||3° 04' 38.3"||211.61 mi||north||961.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sun 10:10 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| NNE|
|Cairns||Sun 9:10 PM||1051 km||653 miles||567 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Sun 9:10 PM||1149 km||714 miles||620 nm|| SSW|
|Noumea||Sun 10:10 PM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:10 PM||1267 km||788 miles||684 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Sun 10:10 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| E|
|Sydney||Sun 9:10 PM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Sun 9:10 PM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sun 11:10 PM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sun 8:10 PM||2315 km||1439 miles||1250 nm|| NW|
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