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 09:50:00 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.25 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 00.5"||962.31 mi||west||0° 07' 43.3"||8.85 mi||north||962.65 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 50.1"||893.25 mi||east||3° 30' 31.3"||241.23 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 8:50 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Sun 8:50 PM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| ESE|
|Noumea||Sun 8:50 PM||1214 km||755 miles||656 nm|| SE|
|Cairns||Sun 7:50 PM||1253 km||778 miles||676 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sun 7:50 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 7:50 PM||1403 km||872 miles||758 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Sun 9:50 PM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NNE|
|Sydney||Sun 7:50 PM||2130 km||1324 miles||1150 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Sun 9:50 PM||2260 km||1404 miles||1220 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sun 6:50 PM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| NW|
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