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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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 02' South
Longitude: 146° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.12 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' 11.7"948.54 miwest0° 05' 02.9"5.79 minorth948.78 mi
24 hours13° 46' 46.9"906.45 mieast2° 32' 41.2"175.01 minorth929.30 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 PM126 km78 miles68 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TownsvilleSat 7:40 PM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 7:40 PM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 7:40 PM1268 km788 miles684 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSat 7:10 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmWest-southwest WSW
DarwinSat 7:10 PM1742 km1083 miles941 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSat 8:40 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSat 6:40 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SydneySat 7:40 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CanberraSat 7:40 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouth S
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