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 04:32:00 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 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.32 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 45.6"||969.21 mi||west||0° 09' 18.2"||10.66 mi||north||969.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 02.7"||924.71 mi||east||4° 03' 57.9"||279.51 mi||north||972.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Fri 2:02 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| W|
|Tennant Creek||Fri 2:02 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| SSW|
|Cairns||Fri 2:32 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 2:32 PM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| ENE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 2:02 PM||1181 km||734 miles||637 nm|| SSW|
|Jayapura||Fri 1:32 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm|| NNE|
|Dili||Fri 1:32 PM||1403 km||871 miles||757 nm|| WNW|
|Manokwari||Fri 1:32 PM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm|| NNW|
|Manado||Fri 12:32 PM||2165 km||1345 miles||1169 nm|| NW|
|Makassar||Fri 12:32 PM||2180 km||1355 miles||1177 nm|| WNW|
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