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 28, 2013 at 23:40:00 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: 17%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||134° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 26.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 10.9"||958.02 mi||west||0° 06' 32.6"||7.50 mi||south||957.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 07.0"||924.78 mi||east||2° 08' 12.8"||146.96 mi||south||931.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Sun 9:10 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Sun 9:10 AM||809 km||502 miles||437 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Sun 9:40 AM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm|| E|
|Dili||Sun 8:40 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| NW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 9:40 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| ENE|
|Jayapura||Sun 8:40 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm|| NNE|
|Manokwari||Sun 8:40 AM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| N|
|Eucla||Sun 8:25 AM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| SSW|
|Makassar||Sun 7:40 AM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| NW|
|Adelaide *||Sun 10:10 AM||2096 km||1302 miles||1132 nm|| S|
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