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 Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 01:22:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 01:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||157° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.01 meters/second, 1512.0 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 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' 23.0"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.8"||939.30 mi||west||0° 02' 06.3"||2.41 mi||south||939.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 46.6"||972.74 mi||east||0° 11' 04.6"||12.70 mi||south||972.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Tue 12:22 PM||971 km||604 miles||525 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Tue 11:22 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| SSW|
|Honiara||Tue 12:22 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NNE|
|Port Vila||Tue 12:22 PM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm|| E|
|Cairns||Tue 11:22 AM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:22 AM||1568 km||974 miles||847 nm|| NW|
|Sydney *||Tue 12:22 PM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| SSW|
|Canberra *||Tue 12:22 PM||1963 km||1220 miles||1060 nm|| SSW|
|Suva *||Tue 2:22 PM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| E|
|Yaren||Tue 1:22 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| NNE|
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