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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 16:00:00 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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 19.7"||1002.27 mi||west||0° 11' 57.5"||13.69 mi||north||1002.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 56.1"||838.10 mi||east||4° 40' 29.2"||321.22 mi||north||896.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Fri 1:00 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Fri 1:00 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| W|
|Melekeok||Fri 1:00 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| NNW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:00 AM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm|| SE|
|Manado||Midnight Thu-Fri||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| W|
|Hagåtña||Fri 2:00 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNE|
|Darwin||Fri 1:30 AM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| SSW|
|Davao||Midnight Thu-Fri||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| WNW|
|Dili||Fri 1:00 AM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| WSW|
|Gorontalo||Midnight Thu-Fri||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| W|
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