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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 7, 2013 at 3:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 51' South, Longitude: 147° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.21 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.11 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.7"966.59 miWest0° 07' 41.9"8.82 miSouth966.35 mi
24 hours13° 19' 18.9"890.80 miEast2° 38' 53.7"182.10 miSouth903.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsMon 1:42 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyMon 1:42 PM596 km371 miles322 nmNorth N
LaeMon 1:42 PM897 km558 miles485 nmNorth N
HoniaraMon 2:42 PM1510 km939 miles816 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneMon 1:42 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraMon 12:42 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 1:12 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 1:12 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmWest W
ManokwariMon 12:42 PM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Mon 2:42 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouth S

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