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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 00:40:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.34 meters/second, 1552.8 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 26.4"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 24.6"||964.68 mi||west||0° 07' 44.4"||8.87 mi||south||964.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 30.8"||923.61 mi||east||2° 39' 15.0"||182.52 mi||south||935.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sun 10:40 AM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm|| ESE|
|Darwin||Sun 10:10 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| WNW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 10:40 AM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm|| NE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 10:10 AM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Sun 9:40 AM||1391 km||865 miles||751 nm|| N|
|Dili||Sun 9:40 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Sun 9:40 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 10:40 AM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| SE|
|Eucla||Sun 9:25 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| SSW|
|Adelaide *||Sun 11:10 AM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| S|
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