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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.

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

UTC time = Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 9:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 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: 134° 15' 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"963.86 miWest0° 07' 48.9"8.96 miSouth963.60 mi
24 hours13° 30' 24.8"900.73 miEast2° 41' 50.0"185.48 miSouth913.57 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 PM238 km148 miles129 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tennant CreekWed 7:26 PM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
DarwinWed 7:26 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsWed 7:26 PM918 km570 miles496 nmSouth S
DiliWed 6:56 PM1211 km752 miles654 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsWed 7:56 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 7:56 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraWed 6:56 PM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariWed 6:56 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 6:41 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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