Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 8:40:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 428.92 meters/second, 1544.1 kilometres/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.3"||15.99 mi||West||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||North||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.4"||959.27 mi||West||0° 06' 51.0"||7.85 mi||North||959.58 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 35.8"||878.72 mi||East||3° 09' 57.0"||217.66 mi||North||911.64 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 6:40 PM||172 km||107 miles||93 nm||ESE|
|Gordonvale||Sat 6:40 PM||182 km||113 miles||99 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 6:40 PM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:10 PM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Sat 6:10 PM||1515 km||941 miles||818 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 6:40 PM||1536 km||955 miles||830 nm||SE|
|Jayapura||Sat 5:40 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Sat 7:40 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||999 nm||ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 5:40 PM||2036 km||1265 miles||1100 nm||NW|
|Sydney *||Sat 7:40 PM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm||SSE|
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