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 Monday, October 7, 2013 at 03:42:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||146° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.21 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 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' 27.3"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.7"||966.65 mi||west||0° 07' 41.7"||8.82 mi||south||966.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 20.4"||890.88 mi||east||2° 38' 51.1"||182.06 mi||south||903.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 1:42 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 1:42 PM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm|| N|
|Lae||Mon 1:42 PM||897 km||558 miles||485 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Mon 12:42 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Mon 1:42 PM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 2:42 PM||1537 km||955 miles||830 nm|| ENE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 1:12 PM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Mon 1:12 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| W|
|Manokwari||Mon 12:42 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Mon 2:42 PM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| S|
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