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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 12:10:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 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' 25.4"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.6"||967.48 mi||west||0° 09' 05.6"||10.42 mi||north||967.86 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 07.4"||911.29 mi||east||4° 00' 49.2"||275.92 mi||north||959.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Mon 11:10 PM||690 km||429 miles||372 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Mon 11:10 PM||727 km||451 miles||392 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Mon 10:10 PM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| N|
|Port Moresby||Mon 10:10 PM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 10:10 PM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| WSW|
|Port Vila||Mon 11:10 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Mon 10:10 PM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Tue 12:10 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Mon 9:10 PM||2057 km||1278 miles||1111 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Mon 10:10 PM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| S|
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