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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: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 155° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.95 meters/second, 1508.2 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.9"936.86 miwest0° 00' 20.7"0.40 misouth936.85 mi
24 hours14° 26' 21.3"939.25 mieast0° 29' 43.6"34.08 minorth941.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneFri 7:10 PM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsFri 7:10 PM1113 km692 miles601 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaFri 8:10 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 8:10 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaFri 8:10 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 7:10 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorthwest NW
SydneyFri 7:10 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraFri 7:10 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneFri 7:10 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsFri 6:40 PM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmWest-southwest WSW
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