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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||158° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 25.2"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.4"||948.15 mi||west||0° 04' 56.9"||5.67 mi||north||948.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 26.5"||906.82 mi||east||2° 30' 27.4"||172.45 mi||north||929.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 7:50 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NNE|
|Noumea||Sat 7:50 PM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm|| ESE|
|Luganville||Sat 7:50 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 7:50 PM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm|| E|
|Brisbane||Sat 6:50 PM||1157 km||719 miles||625 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sat 6:50 PM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sat 6:50 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Sat 6:50 PM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Sat 6:50 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Sat 8:50 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| E|
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