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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: 96%
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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 00' South
Longitude: 140° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.86 meters/second, 1558.3 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 26.8"968.18 miwest0° 09' 11.0"10.53 minorth968.56 mi
24 hours13° 33' 45.9"910.38 mieast4° 02' 38.3"277.99 minorth958.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 11:10 PM615 km382 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyMon 11:10 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekMon 10:40 PM949 km590 miles512 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 10:40 PM1103 km685 miles596 nmWest W
JayapuraMon 10:10 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsMon 10:40 PM1304 km810 miles704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariMon 10:10 PM1636 km1017 miles884 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliMon 10:10 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneMon 11:10 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 12:10 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmEast-northeast ENE
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