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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: 55%

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 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 144° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.1 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.5"959.35 miwest0° 06' 51.2"7.86 minorth959.66 mi
24 hours13° 13' 34.5"878.77 mieast3° 09' 59.4"217.72 minorth911.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSat 6:40 PM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySat 6:40 PM817 km507 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSat 6:10 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSat 6:10 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSat 6:40 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraSat 5:40 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraSat 7:40 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariSat 5:40 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sat 7:40 PM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Adelaide *Sat 7:10 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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