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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: 54%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 16' South
Longitude: 156° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.71 meters/second, 1543.3 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.3"958.85 miwest0° 06' 46.1"7.76 minorth959.16 mi
24 hours13° 14' 33.0"879.43 mieast3° 08' 12.6"215.68 minorth911.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSat 6:50 PM864 km537 miles466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSat 6:50 PM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 5:50 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmWest W
Port MoresbySat 5:50 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 6:50 PM1271 km790 miles687 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSat 5:50 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSat 6:50 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast E
Sydney *Sat 6:50 PM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 7:50 PM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
Canberra *Sat 6:50 PM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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