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 10:00:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||150° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.40 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 28.6"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 43.8"||989.57 mi||west||0° 10' 31.0"||12.05 mi||north||989.88 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 50.5"||842.77 mi||east||4° 22' 49.7"||301.04 mi||north||898.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Mon 8:00 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| W|
|Lae||Mon 8:00 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| WNW|
|Arawa||Mon 8:00 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| ENE|
|Gizo||Mon 9:00 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Mon 9:00 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Mon 8:00 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Mon 7:00 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| WNW|
|Palikir||Mon 9:00 PM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNE|
|Yaren||Mon 10:00 PM||2014 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Mon 7:00 PM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| WNW|
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