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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 146° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.7 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"984.59 miwest0° 10' 59.9"12.60 minorth984.94 mi
24 hours13° 00' 21.5"886.37 mieast4° 36' 04.8"316.20 minorth945.99 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 PM84 km52 miles45 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeTue 11:44 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth N
Mount HagenTue 11:44 PM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsTue 11:44 PM786 km488 miles424 nmSouth S
BukaTue 11:44 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraTue 10:44 PM1036 km643 miles559 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraWed 12:44 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 10:44 PM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinTue 11:14 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmWest W
Alice SpringsTue 11:14 PM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmSouthwest SW
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