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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' South, Longitude: 153° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 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' 10.8"948.23 miwest0° 04' 59.1"5.72 minorth948.47 mi
24 hours13° 47' 11.6"906.62 mieast2° 31' 18.0"173.41 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
CairnsSat 7:10 PM830 km516 miles448 nmWest W
BrisbaneSat 7:10 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySat 7:10 PM1173 km729 miles633 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSat 8:10 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSat 8:10 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 8:10 PM1570 km976 miles848 nmEast E
SydneySat 7:10 PM1763 km1096 miles952 nmSouth S
CanberraSat 7:10 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSat 6:40 PM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 6:10 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNorthwest NW
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