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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 25.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 01.4"||962.52 mi||west||0° 07' 45.3"||8.89 mi||north||962.86 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 29.0"||893.04 mi||east||3° 31' 13.1"||242.02 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.
|Cairns||Sun 8:10 PM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| WSW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 8:10 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Sun 9:10 PM||1040 km||646 miles||562 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Sun 8:10 PM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Sun 9:10 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| E|
|Jayapura||Sun 7:10 PM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Sun 8:10 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Sun 7:40 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1168 nm|| WSW|
|Canberra||Sun 8:10 PM||2226 km||1383 miles||1202 nm|| S|
|Yaren||Sun 10:10 PM||2280 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| NE|
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