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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: 92%

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 Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 153° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.58 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 33.3"934.50 miwest0° 01' 18.4"1.50 minorth934.57 mi
24 hours14° 58' 10.3"973.06 mieast1° 12' 12.0"82.78 minorth980.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneSat 9:32 PM828 km514 miles447 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 9:32 PM892 km554 miles482 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySat 9:32 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSat 10:32 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 10:32 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmEast-southeast ESE
SydneySat 9:32 PM1553 km965 miles838 nmSouth S
Port VilaSat 10:32 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmEast E
CanberraSat 9:32 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSat 9:02 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelbourneSat 9:32 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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