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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 8:50:00 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: 55%

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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 10' South, Longitude: 141° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.97 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 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' 23.0"959.37 miWest0° 06' 52.0"7.87 miNorth959.68 mi
24 hours13° 13' 23.9"878.59 miEast3° 10' 18.2"218.06 miNorth911.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSat 6:50 PM191 km119 miles103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSat 6:50 PM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekSat 6:20 PM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySat 6:50 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSat 6:20 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSat 6:20 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest-northwest WNW
JayapuraSat 5:50 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSat 6:50 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariSat 5:50 PM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 5:50 PM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmWest-northwest WNW

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