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 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 19:48:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||153° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.82 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 32.2"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 13.9"||1001.69 mi||west||0° 10' 16.6"||11.77 mi||south||1001.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 57.7"||784.33 mi||east||4° 01' 45.7"||276.91 mi||south||828.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Thu 5:48 AM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm|| ESE|
|Gizo||Thu 6:48 AM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm|| SE|
|Lae||Thu 5:48 AM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| WSW|
|Honiara||Thu 6:48 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| SE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 5:48 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| SW|
|Palikir||Thu 6:48 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNE|
|Jayapura||Thu 4:48 AM||1479 km||919 miles||798 nm|| W|
|Yaren||Thu 7:48 AM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm|| ENE|
|Cairns||Thu 5:48 AM||1575 km||979 miles||850 nm|| SSW|
|Port Vila||Thu 6:48 AM||2114 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| SE|
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