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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 13:44:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 29.0"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 08.4"||1001.19 mi||west||0° 11' 48.3"||13.52 mi||north||1001.35 mi|
|24 hours||12° 13' 12.6"||844.61 mi||east||4° 42' 03.1"||323.01 mi||north||904.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Wed 10:44 PM||98 km||61 miles||53 nm|| E|
|Mount Hagen||Wed 11:44 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Wed 10:44 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| WNW|
|Lae||Wed 11:44 PM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 11:44 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| SE|
|Melekeok||Wed 10:44 PM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Wed 11:14 PM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| SW|
|Dili||Wed 10:44 PM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| WSW|
|Manado||Wed 9:44 PM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Wed 11:44 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm|| SSE|
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