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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 = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 7:50:00 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: 54%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' South, Longitude: 156° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.70 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' 20.2"958.77 miWest0° 06' 46.0"7.76 miNorth959.08 mi
24 hours13° 14' 34.3"879.38 miEast3° 08' 10.3"215.62 miNorth911.79 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 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSat 6:50 PM905 km563 miles489 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 5:50 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmWest W
NoumeaSat 6:50 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySat 5:50 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSat 6:50 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmEast E
BrisbaneSat 5:50 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sydney *Sat 6:50 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSat 7:50 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNortheast NE
Canberra *Sat 6:50 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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