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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 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 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° 34' 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"936.93 miwest0° 00' 20.6"0.40 misouth936.91 mi
24 hours14° 26' 21.7"939.33 mieast0° 29' 47.2"34.15 minorth941.40 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 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsFri 7:10 PM1086 km675 miles586 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaFri 8:10 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 8:10 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaFri 8:10 PM1364 km847 miles736 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 7:10 PM1466 km911 miles791 nmNorthwest NW
SydneyFri 7:10 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraFri 7:10 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneFri 7:10 PM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsFri 6:40 PM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmWest-southwest WSW
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