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 Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 00:22:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 00:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||152° 51' ||East|
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"||937.54 mi||west||0° 00' 34.0"||0.65 mi||south||937.51 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 31.7"||980.83 mi||east||0° 26' 43.2"||30.64 mi||north||982.65 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||801 km||498 miles||432 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Tue 10:22 AM||881 km||548 miles||476 nm|| S|
|Port Moresby||Tue 10:22 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| NNW|
|Honiara||Tue 11:22 AM||1353 km||841 miles||730 nm|| NE|
|Noumea||Tue 11:22 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| ESE|
|Sydney *||Tue 11:22 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Tue 11:22 AM||1644 km||1021 miles||888 nm|| E|
|Canberra *||Tue 11:22 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| S|
|Alice Springs||Tue 9:52 AM||2017 km||1254 miles||1089 nm|| WSW|
|Melbourne *||Tue 11:22 AM||2167 km||1347 miles||1170 nm|| SSW|
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