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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 14:10:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||140° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.33 meters/second, 1585.2 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 855.9 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' 26.8"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 52.0"||984.94 mi||west||0° 11' 01.4"||12.63 mi||north||985.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 45.7"||885.98 mi||east||4° 36' 29.4"||316.70 mi||north||945.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mount Hagen||Wed 12:10 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| NE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 12:10 AM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Tue 11:10 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| N|
|Lae||Wed 12:10 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Wed 12:10 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Tue 11:40 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm|| WSW|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:10 PM||1185 km||737 miles||640 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Tue 11:10 PM||1592 km||989 miles||860 nm|| W|
|Alice Springs||Tue 11:40 PM||1674 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| SSW|
|Melekeok||Tue 11:10 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| NNW|
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