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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 152° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 01.4"962.44 miwest0° 07' 45.1"8.89 minorth962.78 mi
24 hours13° 23' 30.3"892.99 mieast3° 31' 10.6"241.96 minorth931.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 8:10 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 8:10 PM904 km562 miles488 nmNorthwest NW
GizoSun 9:10 PM920 km571 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 9:10 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSun 8:10 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 9:10 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 7:10 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySun 8:10 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSun 7:40 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmWest-southwest WSW
CanberraSun 8:10 PM2230 km1386 miles1204 nmSouth S
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