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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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 02' South, Longitude: 144° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.53 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.27 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.1"976.40 miwest0° 10' 26.3"11.96 minorth976.79 mi
24 hours13° 18' 34.2"900.53 mieast4° 26' 29.8"305.29 minorth957.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyWed 1:10 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNortheast NE
CairnsWed 1:10 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth S
LaeWed 1:10 AM627 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraWed 12:10 AM1148 km714 miles620 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 12:40 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 2:10 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmEast E
ManokwariWed 12:10 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsWed 12:40 AM1744 km1083 miles941 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneWed 1:10 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliWed 12:10 AM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmWest W
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