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 17:20:00 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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.06 meters/second, 1591.4 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 30.7"||988.80 mi||west||0° 08' 19.8"||9.54 mi||south||989.08 mi|
|24 hours||10° 31' 13.9"||714.58 mi||east||3° 31' 42.3"||242.51 mi||south||758.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Guam (Hagåtña)||Sun 3:20 AM||392 km||243 miles||212 nm|| NW|
|Saipan||Sun 3:20 AM||499 km||310 miles||269 nm|| NNW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:20 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| ESE|
|Melekeok||Sun 2:20 AM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| WSW|
|Jayapura||Sun 2:20 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 2:20 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:20 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm|| S|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:20 AM||2275 km||1414 miles||1229 nm|| ENE|
|Yaren||Sun 5:20 AM||2518 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| ESE|
|Honiara||Sun 4:20 AM||2655 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| SSE|
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