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 09:50:00 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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||143° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.15 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 11.9"||948.62 mi||west||0° 05' 04.1"||5.81 mi||north||948.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 38.8"||906.37 mi||east||2° 33' 07.8"||175.51 mi||north||929.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 7:50 PM||260 km||161 miles||140 nm|| ENE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:50 PM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 7:20 PM||1193 km||741 miles||644 nm|| WSW|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:50 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SE|
|Darwin||Sat 7:20 PM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Sat 6:50 PM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| N|
|Sydney||Sat 7:50 PM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| SSE|
|Adelaide||Sat 7:20 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra||Sat 7:50 PM||1988 km||1235 miles||1074 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 8:50 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1082 nm|| ENE|
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