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 14:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 54.0"||985.28 mi||west||0° 11' 03.3"||12.66 mi||north||985.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 01.0"||885.41 mi||east||4° 36' 59.9"||317.28 mi||north||945.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Wed 12:14 AM||327 km||203 miles||176 nm|| SSW|
|Same||Tue 11:44 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| W|
|Dili||Tue 11:44 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| W|
|Suai||Tue 11:44 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| W|
|Ambon||Tue 11:44 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| NNW|
|Kupang||Tue 10:44 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Tue 11:44 PM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| NNE|
|Kendari||Tue 10:44 PM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Tue 11:44 PM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| NE|
|Manado||Tue 10:44 PM||1457 km||906 miles||787 nm|| NNW|
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