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 09:40:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||155° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.32 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 28.6"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.8"||989.40 mi||west||0° 10' 30.1"||12.03 mi||north||989.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 08.2"||842.97 mi||east||4° 22' 33.6"||300.73 mi||north||898.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gizo||Mon 8:40 PM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm|| NE|
|Arawa||Mon 7:40 PM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| N|
|Honiara||Mon 8:40 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Mon 7:40 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| W|
|Lae||Mon 7:40 PM||981 km||609 miles||529 nm|| WNW|
|Cairns||Mon 7:40 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| SW|
|Yaren||Mon 9:40 PM||1562 km||971 miles||843 nm|| NE|
|Port Vila||Mon 8:40 PM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| SE|
|Palikir||Mon 8:40 PM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Mon 6:40 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| WNW|
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