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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 01' South, Longitude: 141° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.82 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.1"948.70 miwest0° 05' 05.2"5.83 minorth948.95 mi
24 hours13° 46' 30.7"906.30 mieast2° 33' 34.6"176.02 minorth929.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSat 8:00 PM40 km25 miles22 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 8:00 PM499 km310 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tennant CreekSat 7:30 PM762 km474 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
Alice SpringsSat 7:30 PM990 km615 miles535 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 8:00 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmNortheast NE
DarwinSat 7:30 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 8:00 PM1601 km995 miles864 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraSat 7:00 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth N
AdelaideSat 7:30 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmSouth S
EuclaSat 6:45 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmSouthwest SW
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