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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 04:32:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||156° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.83 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 25.0"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 01.2"||961.39 mi||west||0° 07' 49.4"||8.97 mi||north||961.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 38.8"||909.87 mi||east||3° 31' 57.9"||242.88 mi||north||948.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 3:32 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| NNE|
|Gizo||Fri 3:32 PM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Fri 2:32 PM||1124 km||699 miles||607 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:32 PM||1180 km||733 miles||637 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Fri 3:32 PM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 3:32 PM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| ESE|
|Brisbane||Fri 2:32 PM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Fri 4:32 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| NE|
|Sydney *||Fri 3:32 PM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Fri 1:32 PM||2217 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| NW|
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