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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: 100%

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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 51' South, Longitude: 146° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 50.4"984.67 miwest0° 11' 00.0"12.60 minorth985.02 mi
24 hours13° 00' 20.0"886.42 mieast4° 36' 05.8"316.24 minorth946.04 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 11:44 PM110 km68 miles59 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeTue 11:44 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mount HagenTue 11:44 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsTue 11:44 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth S
JayapuraTue 10:44 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 12:44 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 10:44 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinTue 11:14 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmWest W
Alice SpringsTue 11:14 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmSouthwest SW
BrisbaneTue 11:44 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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