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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: 82%

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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' South, Longitude: 155° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.18 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.5"939.71 miwest0° 03' 06.4"3.56 minorth939.86 mi
24 hours14° 25' 36.8"941.70 mieast1° 51' 34.5"127.91 minorth955.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneSat 8:10 PM938 km583 miles506 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 8:10 PM1075 km668 miles581 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 9:10 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 9:10 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSat 9:10 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast E
Port MoresbySat 8:10 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySat 8:10 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSat 8:10 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneSat 8:10 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSat 7:40 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmWest-southwest WSW
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