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 08:50:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||141° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.97 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 26.3"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 23.1"||959.45 mi||west||0° 06' 52.3"||7.87 mi||north||959.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 22.6"||878.63 mi||east||3° 10' 20.7"||218.12 mi||north||911.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 6:50 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 6:50 PM||953 km||592 miles||514 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:20 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| SW|
|Darwin||Sat 6:20 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| WNW|
|Jayapura||Sat 5:50 PM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sat 6:50 PM||1713 km||1065 miles||925 nm|| SE|
|Manokwari||Sat 5:50 PM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Sat 5:50 PM||1942 km||1206 miles||1048 nm|| WNW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 7:20 PM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| S|
|Honiara||Sat 7:50 PM||2117 km||1316 miles||1143 nm|| ENE|
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