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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: 69%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 06' South
Longitude: 158° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.4"948.15 miwest0° 04' 56.9"5.67 minorth948.39 mi
24 hours13° 47' 26.5"906.82 mieast2° 30' 27.4"172.45 minorth929.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 7:50 PM982 km610 miles530 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 7:50 PM992 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleSat 7:50 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 7:50 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 6:50 PM1157 km719 miles625 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 6:50 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 6:50 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySat 6:50 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSat 6:50 PM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSat 8:50 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmEast E
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