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 = Thursday, September 20, 2007 at 08:00:00. Sydney local time = Thursday, September 20, 2007 at 6:00:00 pm.
= 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: 56%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, September 19, 2007 at 4:47 pm|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at 7:45 pm|
Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point
On Thursday, September 20, 2007 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 394.82 meters/second, 1421.3 kilometres/hour, 883.2 miles/hour or 767.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.2"||14.72 mi||West||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||North||14.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.1"||882.65 mi||West||0° 02' 24.4"||2.76 mi||North||882.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 31.7"||798.47 mi||East||1° 39' 39.2"||114.36 mi||North||812.57 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tweed Heads||Thu 6:00 pm||233 km||145 miles||126 nm||W|
|Byron Bay||Thu 6:00 pm||235 km||146 miles||127 nm||WSW|
|Gold Coast||Thu 6:00 pm||244 km||151 miles||132 nm||W|
|Ballina||Thu 6:00 pm||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||WSW|
|Brisbane||Thu 6:00 pm||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||WNW|
|Lord Howe Island||Thu 6:30 pm||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||SE|
|Sydney||Thu 6:00 pm||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||SSW|
|Canberra||Thu 6:00 pm||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm||SW|
|Noumea||Thu 7:00 pm||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||ENE|
|Melbourne||Thu 6:00 pm||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm||SW|
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