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 09:10:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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' 25.2"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 10.8"||948.30 mi||west||0° 04' 59.2"||5.72 mi||north||948.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 10.8"||906.67 mi||east||2° 31' 21.1"||173.48 mi||north||929.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 7:10 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:10 PM||1040 km||646 miles||562 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:10 PM||1156 km||719 miles||624 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Sat 8:10 PM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm|| NE|
|Noumea||Sat 8:10 PM||1457 km||905 miles||787 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 8:10 PM||1599 km||993 miles||863 nm|| E|
|Sydney||Sat 7:10 PM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| S|
|Canberra||Sat 7:10 PM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:40 PM||2106 km||1309 miles||1137 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 6:10 PM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| NW|
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