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 10:00:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.1"||948.70 mi||west||0° 05' 05.2"||5.83 mi||north||948.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 30.7"||906.30 mi||east||2° 33' 34.6"||176.02 mi||north||929.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 8:00 PM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| ENE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 7:30 PM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 8:00 PM||1146 km||712 miles||619 nm|| NE|
|Darwin||Sat 7:30 PM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 8:00 PM||1601 km||995 miles||864 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Sat 7:00 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| N|
|Adelaide||Sat 7:30 PM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| S|
|Eucla||Sat 6:45 PM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm|| SW|
|Dili||Sat 7:00 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| WNW|
|Sydney||Sat 8:00 PM||2019 km||1254 miles||1090 nm|| SSE|
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