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 10:50:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||142° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.54 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 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"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 03.0"||962.95 mi||west||0° 07' 49.3"||8.96 mi||north||963.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 46.8"||892.62 mi||east||3° 32' 35.8"||243.60 mi||north||931.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 8:50 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 8:50 PM||797 km||495 miles||431 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 8:20 PM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sun 8:20 PM||1348 km||837 miles||728 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Sun 7:50 PM||1438 km||893 miles||776 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sun 8:50 PM||1699 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Sun 7:50 PM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Sun 9:50 PM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| ENE|
|Dili||Sun 7:50 PM||2035 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| WNW|
|Sydney||Sun 8:50 PM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| SSE|
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