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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: 80%

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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 143° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.53 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.9"962.87 miwest0° 07' 49.1"8.96 minorth963.21 mi
24 hours13° 22' 48.0"892.57 mieast3° 32' 33.6"243.54 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 8:50 PM323 km201 miles175 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySun 8:50 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSun 8:20 PM1349 km838 miles728 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSun 8:20 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraSun 7:50 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 8:50 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariSun 7:50 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSun 9:50 PM1932 km1200 miles1043 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliSun 7:50 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmWest-northwest WNW
SydneySun 8:50 PM2202 km1369 miles1189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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