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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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' South, Longitude: 159° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.20 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.1"962.14 miwest0° 07' 42.3"8.83 minorth962.47 mi
24 hours13° 24' 00.8"893.29 mieast3° 30' 10.5"240.81 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
HoniaraSun 8:40 PM671 km417 miles362 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 8:40 PM791 km492 miles427 nmEast E
GizoSun 8:40 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSun 8:40 PM942 km585 miles509 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 8:40 PM1026 km637 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSun 7:40 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 7:40 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 7:40 PM1525 km947 miles823 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenSun 9:40 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaSun 9:40 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmEast E

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