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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: 88%
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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 53' South
Longitude: 163° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.37 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.3"978.30 miwest0° 09' 50.0"11.27 minorth978.66 mi
24 hours12° 57' 28.1"877.20 mieast4° 13' 02.0"289.86 minorth929.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 9:20 PM479 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleMon 9:20 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 9:20 PM825 km513 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
GizoMon 9:20 PM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 9:20 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 10:20 PM1308 km813 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 10:20 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 10:20 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmEast E
TarawaMon 10:20 PM1803 km1120 miles974 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyMon 8:20 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
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