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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 = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:34:00 PM.

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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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 53' South, Longitude: 148° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.16 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.41 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 49.8"984.49 miWest0° 10' 59.4"12.59 miNorth984.84 mi
24 hours13° 00' 34.6"886.54 miEast4° 35' 55.4"316.03 miNorth946.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyTue 11:34 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeTue 11:34 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaTue 11:34 PM801 km498 miles432 nmNortheast NE
ArawaTue 11:34 PM834 km518 miles450 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsTue 11:34 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoWed 12:34 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraWed 12:34 AM1209 km751 miles653 nmEast E
JayapuraTue 10:34 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariTue 10:34 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneTue 11:34 PM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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