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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 28' South, Longitude: 157° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.24 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"962.23 miwest0° 07' 43.2"8.85 minorth962.57 mi
24 hours13° 23' 51.3"893.20 mieast3° 30' 29.1"241.17 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 8:50 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSun 8:50 PM820 km510 miles443 nmNorth N
LuganvilleSun 8:50 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 8:50 PM1164 km723 miles628 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaSun 8:50 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSun 7:50 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 7:50 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSun 7:50 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 9:50 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SydneySun 7:50 PM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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