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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 154° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 00.9"962.42 miwest0° 07' 44.2"8.87 minorth962.75 mi
24 hours13° 23' 39.7"893.14 mieast3° 30' 52.3"241.63 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
GizoSun 9:00 PM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 9:00 PM857 km533 miles463 nmNortheast NE
CairnsSun 8:00 PM998 km620 miles539 nmWest W
Port MoresbySun 8:00 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSun 8:00 PM1346 km836 miles727 nmSouth S
NoumeaSun 9:00 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSun 9:00 PM1444 km897 miles780 nmEast-southeast ESE
SydneySun 8:00 PM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth S
YarenSun 10:00 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 7:00 PM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmNorthwest NW
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