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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: 70%

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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 129° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.4"949.10 miwest0° 05' 11.3"5.95 minorth949.35 mi
24 hours13° 45' 50.1"905.92 mieast2° 35' 47.1"178.55 minorth929.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekSat 6:50 PM165 km103 miles89 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tennant CreekSat 8:20 PM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinSat 8:20 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSat 8:20 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSat 7:50 PM1110 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaSat 7:35 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 8:50 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmEast E
MakassarSat 6:50 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarSat 6:50 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSat 7:50 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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