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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 = Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 75%

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 Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 133° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.69 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.80 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.2"947.46 miWest0° 05' 20.2"6.12 miSouth947.23 mi
24 hours14° 18' 20.5"940.07 miEast1° 34' 06.0"107.87 miSouth941.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekThu 8:26 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsThu 8:26 PM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth S
DarwinThu 8:26 PM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsThu 8:56 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmEast E
DiliThu 7:56 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorthwest NW
EuclaThu 7:41 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 8:56 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraThu 7:56 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariThu 7:56 PM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth N
AdelaideThu 8:26 PM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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