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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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 45' South
Longitude: 151° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.61 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.7"978.83 miwest0° 09' 53.6"11.33 minorth979.19 mi
24 hours12° 56' 35.1"876.64 mieast4° 14' 09.5"291.15 minorth929.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyMon 9:10 PM538 km334 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoMon 10:10 PM709 km440 miles383 nmNortheast NE
LaeMon 9:10 PM745 km463 miles403 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaMon 9:10 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNortheast NE
CairnsMon 9:10 PM844 km524 miles456 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraMon 10:10 PM957 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 8:10 PM1569 km975 miles847 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 9:10 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouth S
Port VilaMon 10:10 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 11:10 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
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