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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: 79%

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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' South, Longitude: 164° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.4"961.92 miwest0° 07' 40.3"8.79 minorth962.26 mi
24 hours13° 24' 21.8"893.49 mieast3° 29' 28.4"240.01 minorth931.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 8:20 PM275 km171 miles149 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 8:20 PM464 km288 miles251 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 8:20 PM770 km478 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 8:20 PM844 km524 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSun 9:20 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenSun 9:20 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 9:20 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneSun 7:20 PM1783 km1108 miles963 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 7:20 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 7:20 PM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmWest W

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