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 05:22:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||144° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.09 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.0"||961.96 mi||west||0° 07' 54.3"||9.06 mi||north||962.31 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 07.7"||908.66 mi||east||3° 33' 36.0"||244.75 mi||north||947.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Fri 3:22 PM||247 km||154 miles||133 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 3:22 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NNE|
|Lae||Fri 3:22 PM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| NNE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:52 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SW|
|Jayapura||Fri 2:22 PM||1464 km||910 miles||791 nm|| NNW|
|Darwin||Fri 2:52 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Fri 3:22 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Fri 4:22 PM||1836 km||1141 miles||991 nm|| ENE|
|Manokwari||Fri 2:22 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| NW|
|Dili||Fri 2:22 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| WNW|
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