Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 12:22:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.22 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 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' 22.7"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||South||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.1"||937.48 mi||West||0° 00' 34.2"||0.66 mi||South||937.45 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 31.2"||980.76 mi||East||0° 26' 39.3"||30.56 mi||North||982.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Tue 10:22 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm||WNW|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:22 AM||881 km||548 miles||476 nm||S|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:22 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Tue 11:22 AM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm||NE|
|Noumea||Tue 11:22 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||ESE|
|Sydney *||Tue 11:22 AM||1601 km||995 miles||865 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:22 AM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm||E|
|Canberra *||Tue 11:22 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||SSW|
|Alice Springs||Tue 9:52 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm||WSW|
|Melbourne *||Tue 11:22 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1175 nm||SSW|
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