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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 08:40:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.1 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 26.3"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.5"||959.35 mi||west||0° 06' 51.2"||7.86 mi||north||959.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 34.5"||878.77 mi||east||3° 09' 59.4"||217.72 mi||north||911.70 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||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 6:40 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:10 PM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sat 6:10 PM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 6:40 PM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| SE|
|Jayapura||Sat 5:40 PM||1554 km||965 miles||839 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Sat 7:40 PM||1876 km||1166 miles||1013 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 5:40 PM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Sat 7:40 PM||2085 km||1295 miles||1126 nm|| SSE|
|Adelaide *||Sat 7:10 PM||2148 km||1335 miles||1160 nm|| SSW|
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