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 09:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.02 meters/second, 1544.5 km/hour, 959.7 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"||16.00 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||16.00 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 23.5"||959.55 mi||west||0° 06' 53.2"||7.89 mi||north||959.86 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 10.9"||878.50 mi||east||3° 10' 41.9"||218.53 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 7:00 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| E|
|Darwin||Sat 6:30 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| WNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 6:30 PM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm|| SSW|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:00 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| NE|
|Jayapura||Sat 6:00 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sat 6:00 PM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Sat 6:00 PM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:00 PM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| SE|
|Eucla||Sat 5:45 PM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| SSW|
|Adelaide *||Sat 7:30 PM||2083 km||1294 miles||1125 nm|| S|
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