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 Sunday, September 15, 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.20 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 25.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.1"||962.20 mi||west||0° 07' 42.3"||8.83 mi||north||962.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 00.8"||893.35 mi||east||3° 30' 10.5"||240.83 mi||north||931.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sun 8:40 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| N|
|Luganville||Sun 8:40 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| E|
|Gizo||Sun 8:40 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Sun 8:40 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sun 8:40 PM||1026 km||637 miles||554 nm|| SE|
|Brisbane||Sun 7:40 PM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Sun 7:40 PM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sun 7:40 PM||1525 km||947 miles||823 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Sun 9:40 PM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| NNE|
|Suva||Sun 9:40 PM||2006 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| E|
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