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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' South, Longitude: 153° 14' 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"948.30 miwest0° 04' 59.2"5.72 minorth948.55 mi
24 hours13° 47' 10.8"906.67 mieast2° 31' 21.1"173.48 minorth929.20 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 PM802 km498 miles433 nmWest W
BrisbaneSat 7:10 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySat 7:10 PM1156 km719 miles624 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraSat 8:10 PM1201 km746 miles649 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaSat 8:10 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaSat 8:10 PM1599 km993 miles863 nmEast E
SydneySat 7:10 PM1760 km1094 miles950 nmSouth S
CanberraSat 7:10 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSat 6:40 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 6:10 PM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmNorthwest NW
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