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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 04:22:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||139° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 24.6"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 44.8"||969.09 mi||west||0° 09' 17.3"||10.64 mi||north||969.47 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 20.8"||924.95 mi||east||4° 03' 41.3"||279.19 mi||north||972.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Fri 2:22 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| ESE|
|Tennant Creek||Fri 1:52 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:22 PM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Fri 1:52 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| W|
|Jayapura||Fri 1:22 PM||1227 km||762 miles||663 nm|| N|
|Alice Springs||Fri 1:52 PM||1280 km||795 miles||691 nm|| SSW|
|Manokwari||Fri 1:22 PM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm|| NNW|
|Dili||Fri 1:22 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| WNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 2:22 PM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| SE|
|Honiara||Fri 3:22 PM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| E|
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