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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: 66%
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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 01' South
Longitude: 157° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.71 meters/second, 1568.6 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.0"974.57 miwest0° 08' 58.1"10.27 minorth974.91 mi
24 hours12° 45' 32.6"860.00 mieast3° 53' 36.7"267.64 minorth906.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 7:40 PM490 km304 miles265 nmNortheast NE
GizoSun 7:40 PM545 km339 miles295 nmNorth N
ArawaSun 6:40 PM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySun 6:40 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaSun 7:40 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsSun 6:40 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmWest-southwest WSW
NoumeaSun 7:40 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSun 6:40 PM1662 km1032 miles897 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 8:40 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 5:40 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmWest-northwest WNW
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