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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 28' South
Longitude: 157° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.25 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.6"962.31 miwest0° 07' 43.2"8.85 minorth962.65 mi
24 hours13° 23' 50.1"893.25 mieast3° 30' 31.3"241.23 minorth931.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 8:50 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaSun 8:50 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 8:50 PM1214 km755 miles656 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSun 7:50 PM1253 km778 miles676 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 7:50 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSun 7:50 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 9:50 PM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SydneySun 7:50 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSun 9:50 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 6:50 PM2323 km1444 miles1254 nmNorthwest NW
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