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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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' South, Longitude: 146° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.11 meters/second, 1526.8 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.5"948.47 miwest0° 05' 02.8"5.78 minorth948.71 mi
24 hours13° 46' 47.7"906.39 mieast2° 32' 38.2"174.94 minorth929.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSat 7:40 PM135 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TownsvilleSat 7:40 PM141 km88 miles76 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Charters TowersSat 7:40 PM225 km140 miles122 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySat 7:40 PM955 km593 miles516 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 7:40 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSat 7:10 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraSat 8:40 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinSat 7:10 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraSat 6:40 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SydneySat 7:40 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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