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 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: 79%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 25.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.9"||962.42 mi||west||0° 07' 44.2"||8.87 mi||north||962.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 39.7"||893.14 mi||east||3° 30' 52.3"||241.63 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.
|Gizo||Sun 9:00 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| NNE|
|Honiara||Sun 9:00 PM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Sun 8:00 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sun 8:00 PM||1077 km||669 miles||581 nm|| NW|
|Brisbane||Sun 8:00 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| S|
|Noumea||Sun 9:00 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Sun 9:00 PM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| ESE|
|Sydney||Sun 8:00 PM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 10:00 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sun 7:00 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1145 nm|| NW|
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