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 15:10:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||138° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 13.7"||997.25 mi||west||0° 11' 55.8"||13.66 mi||north||997.49 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 37.1"||861.02 mi||east||4° 48' 18.1"||330.17 mi||north||924.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Thu 12:10 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| NE|
|Mount Hagen||Thu 1:10 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| E|
|Manokwari||Thu 12:10 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NW|
|Lae||Thu 1:10 AM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 1:10 AM||1076 km||668 miles||581 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Thu 12:40 AM||1185 km||736 miles||640 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 12:10 AM||1446 km||898 miles||781 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Thu 12:10 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WSW|
|Cairns||Thu 1:10 AM||1540 km||957 miles||831 nm|| SSE|
|Manado||Wed 11:10 PM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| WNW|
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