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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 = Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 12:32:00 PM.

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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: 98%

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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' South, Longitude: 154° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.71 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 22' 48.5"942.08 miWest0° 04' 57.3"5.68 miNorth942.33 mi
24 hours14° 40' 33.5"961.45 miEast2° 35' 14.7"177.94 miNorth984.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 10:32 PM939 km584 miles507 nmWest W
BrisbaneSun 10:32 PM979 km608 miles528 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 11:32 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 10:32 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSun 11:32 PM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSun 11:32 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast E
SydneySun 10:32 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmSouth S
CanberraSun 10:32 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSun 10:02 PM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelbourneSun 10:32 PM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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