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 14, 2013 at 09:20:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 28.6"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.0"||989.22 mi||west||0° 10' 29.0"||12.01 mi||north||989.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 25.9"||843.17 mi||east||4° 22' 17.1"||300.42 mi||north||899.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Mon 8:20 PM||70 km||43 miles||38 nm|| SW|
|Gizo||Mon 8:20 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Mon 7:20 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|Yaren||Mon 9:20 PM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Mon 8:20 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 7:20 PM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| W|
|Palikir||Mon 8:20 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| N|
|Tarawa||Mon 9:20 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| NE|
|Cairns||Mon 7:20 PM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| WSW|
|Funafuti||Mon 9:20 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| E|
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