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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 152° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.34 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 01.4"962.46 miwest0° 07' 45.3"8.89 minorth962.79 mi
24 hours13° 23' 29.0"892.98 mieast3° 31' 13.0"242.01 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 PM746 km464 miles403 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 8:10 PM884 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
GizoSun 9:10 PM934 km580 miles504 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 9:10 PM1040 km646 miles562 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSun 8:10 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 9:10 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 7:10 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySun 8:10 PM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSun 7:40 PM2164 km1345 miles1168 nmWest-southwest WSW
CanberraSun 8:10 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmSouth S

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