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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: 49%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 08:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 131° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.12 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 52.1"955.23 miwest0° 06' 08.0"7.03 misouth954.99 mi
24 hours13° 34' 06.0"897.11 mieast1° 57' 52.6"135.13 misouth902.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekWed 6:26 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinWed 6:26 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsWed 6:26 PM779 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliWed 5:56 PM1129 km701 miles609 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsWed 6:56 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast E
EuclaWed 5:41 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth S
ManokwariWed 5:56 PM1824 km1133 miles985 nmNorth N
MakassarWed 4:56 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraWed 5:56 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyWed 6:56 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmEast-northeast ENE
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