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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.30 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 24.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.5"||951.20 mi||west||0° 06' 25.7"||7.37 mi||north||951.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 46.0"||930.84 mi||east||3° 05' 36.1"||212.71 mi||north||962.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 9:32 PM||490 km||304 miles||265 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:32 PM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 9:32 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sun 10:32 PM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm|| NE|
|Sydney||Sun 9:32 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Sun 9:02 PM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Sun 10:32 PM||1906 km||1185 miles||1029 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sun 8:32 PM||1948 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| NNW|
|Canberra||Sun 9:32 PM||1991 km||1237 miles||1075 nm|| S|
|Darwin||Sun 9:02 PM||2167 km||1346 miles||1170 nm|| WNW|
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