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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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 132° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.15 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.9"959.85 miwest0° 06' 56.1"7.95 minorth960.17 mi
24 hours13° 12' 35.6"878.10 mieast3° 11' 45.1"219.74 minorth911.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSat 7:00 PM181 km112 miles98 nmNorth N
DarwinSat 7:00 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tennant CreekSat 7:00 PM455 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSat 7:00 PM864 km537 miles466 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliSat 6:30 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSat 7:30 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmEast E
ManokwariSat 6:30 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNorth N
EuclaSat 6:15 PM1757 km1091 miles948 nmSouth S
JayapuraSat 6:30 PM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySat 7:30 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmEast-northeast ENE
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