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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 13:54:00 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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 28.1"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.0"||996.78 mi||west||0° 11' 54.4"||13.64 mi||north||997.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 59.3"||862.25 mi||east||4° 48' 12.2"||330.06 mi||north||925.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Wed 11:54 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SW|
|Gizo||Thu 12:54 AM||319 km||198 miles||172 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Thu 12:54 AM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:54 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 1:54 AM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm|| ENE|
|Palikir||Thu 12:54 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Wed 11:54 PM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Wed 10:54 PM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| W|
|Port Vila||Thu 12:54 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1006 nm|| SE|
|Tarawa||Thu 1:54 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm|| ENE|
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