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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: 90%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 150° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.30 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.5"951.20 miwest0° 06' 25.7"7.37 minorth951.50 mi
24 hours14° 05' 46.0"930.84 mieast3° 05' 36.1"212.71 minorth962.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 9:32 PM490 km304 miles265 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 9:32 PM938 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSun 9:32 PM1154 km717 miles623 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 10:32 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNortheast NE
SydneySun 9:32 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSun 9:02 PM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 10:32 PM1906 km1185 miles1029 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 8:32 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CanberraSun 9:32 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth S
DarwinSun 9:02 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmWest-northwest WNW
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