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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 45' South, Longitude: 151° 48' 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"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.6"978.75 miwest0° 09' 53.5"11.33 minorth979.11 mi
24 hours12° 56' 36.2"876.59 mieast4° 14' 08.1"291.10 minorth929.27 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 PM564 km351 miles305 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoMon 10:10 PM685 km426 miles370 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 9:10 PM738 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
LaeMon 9:10 PM766 km476 miles413 nmNorthwest NW
BukaMon 9:10 PM767 km477 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsMon 9:10 PM865 km538 miles467 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraMon 10:10 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraMon 8:10 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 9:10 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmSouth S
Port VilaMon 10:10 PM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmEast-southeast ESE
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