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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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 53' South, Longitude: 148° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.17 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' 50.0"984.57 miwest0° 10' 59.4"12.59 minorth984.92 mi
24 hours13° 00' 33.2"886.59 mieast4° 35' 56.5"316.07 minorth946.16 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 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeTue 11:34 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mount HagenTue 11:34 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNorthwest NW
BukaTue 11:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
CairnsTue 11:34 PM840 km522 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaTue 11:34 PM860 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoWed 12:34 AM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 10:34 PM1199 km745 miles648 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 12:34 AM1238 km769 miles669 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 10:34 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmWest-northwest WNW
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