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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 90%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 21' South, Longitude: 150° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.29 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"951.12 miWest0° 06' 25.5"7.37 miNorth951.43 mi
24 hours14° 05' 47.1"930.78 miEast3° 05' 33.2"212.64 miNorth961.93 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 PM518 km322 miles280 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 9:32 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSun 9:32 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 10:32 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmNortheast NE
SydneySun 9:32 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 10:32 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmEast E
Alice SpringsSun 9:02 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSun 8:32 PM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
CanberraSun 9:32 PM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth S
DarwinSun 9:02 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmWest-northwest WNW

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