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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: 75%
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 Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 12' South
Longitude: 133° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 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' 05.1"947.51 miwest0° 05' 20.2"6.12 misouth947.29 mi
24 hours14° 18' 22.3"940.16 mieast1° 34' 02.7"107.82 misouth942.00 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 PM199 km123 miles107 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsThu 8:26 PM614 km381 miles331 nmSouth S
DarwinThu 8:26 PM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 7:56 PM1340 km833 miles724 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsThu 8:56 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast E
EuclaThu 7:41 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyThu 8:56 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariThu 7:56 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorth N
JayapuraThu 7:56 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdelaideThu 8:26 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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