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 Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 17:00:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||152° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.99 meters/second, 1591.2 km/hour, 988.7 miles/hour or 859.2 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' 33.4"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 30.3"||988.64 mi||west||0° 08' 18.7"||9.52 mi||south||988.92 mi|
|24 hours||10° 31' 20.7"||714.59 mi||east||3° 31' 22.6"||242.14 mi||south||758.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Sun 4:00 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SE|
|Saipan||Sun 3:00 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| NW|
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 3:00 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| WNW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:00 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sun 2:00 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| SW|
|Melekeok||Sun 2:00 AM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Sun 5:00 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| SE|
|Majuro||Sun 5:00 AM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| E|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:00 AM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 2:00 AM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm|| WSW|
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