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 09:40:00 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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.12 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 11.7"||948.54 mi||west||0° 05' 02.9"||5.79 mi||north||948.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 46.9"||906.45 mi||east||2° 32' 41.2"||175.01 mi||north||929.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 7:40 PM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| NNW|
|Townsville||Sat 7:40 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:40 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:40 PM||1268 km||788 miles||684 nm|| SSE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 7:10 PM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| WSW|
|Darwin||Sat 7:10 PM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sat 8:40 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sat 6:40 PM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm|| NNW|
|Sydney||Sat 7:40 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| SSE|
|Canberra||Sat 7:40 PM||1935 km||1202 miles||1045 nm|| S|
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