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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8:50:00 AM.

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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: 69%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' South, Longitude: 158° 18' 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"948.07 miWest0° 04' 56.7"5.67 miNorth948.31 mi
24 hours13° 47' 27.5"906.76 miEast2° 30' 24.5"172.38 miNorth929.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 7:50 PM967 km601 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 7:50 PM976 km607 miles527 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSat 7:50 PM988 km614 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSat 7:50 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 6:50 PM1169 km727 miles631 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 6:50 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 6:50 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySat 6:50 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSat 6:50 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSat 8:50 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmEast E

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