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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: 99%

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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 23' South, Longitude: 139° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.4"1001.12 miwest0° 11' 48.3"13.52 minorth1001.28 mi
24 hours12° 13' 12.6"844.55 mieast4° 42' 03.1"322.99 minorth904.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraWed 10:44 PM98 km61 miles53 nmEast E
Mount HagenWed 11:44 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariWed 10:44 PM664 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeWed 11:44 PM927 km576 miles501 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 11:44 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokWed 10:44 PM1237 km769 miles668 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinWed 11:14 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmSouthwest SW
DiliWed 10:44 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoWed 9:44 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsWed 11:44 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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