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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 = Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 00' South, Longitude: 139° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.70 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 19.7"1002.20 miWest0° 11' 57.5"13.69 miNorth1002.29 mi
24 hours12° 06' 56.8"838.06 miEast4° 40' 29.9"321.21 miNorth896.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraFri 1:00 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariFri 1:00 AM583 km362 miles315 nmWest W
MelekeokFri 1:00 AM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbyFri 2:00 AM1367 km850 miles738 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaFri 2:00 AM1610 km1001 miles869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManadoMidnight Thu-Fri1610 km1001 miles870 nmWest W
DarwinFri 1:30 AM1660 km1032 miles897 nmSouth-southwest SSW
General SantosMidnight Thu-Fri1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoMidnight Thu-Fri1703 km1058 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliFri 1:00 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest-southwest WSW

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