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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' South, Longitude: 133° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.00 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.07 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.9"963.91 miwest0° 07' 48.7"8.95 misouth963.65 mi
24 hours13° 30' 27.1"900.82 mieast2° 41' 47.5"185.44 misouth913.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineWed 7:26 PM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tennant CreekWed 7:26 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
DarwinWed 7:26 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsWed 7:26 PM917 km570 miles495 nmSouth S
DiliWed 6:56 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsWed 7:56 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 7:56 PM1580 km982 miles853 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraWed 6:56 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariWed 6:56 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 6:41 PM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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