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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 01' South, Longitude: 157° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.70 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.0"974.49 miwest0° 08' 57.9"10.27 minorth974.83 mi
24 hours12° 45' 33.9"859.96 mieast3° 53' 35.0"267.58 minorth906.41 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 PM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoSun 7:40 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorth N
ArawaSun 6:40 PM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaSun 6:40 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySun 6:40 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaSun 7:40 PM1264 km786 miles683 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsSun 6:40 PM1341 km834 miles724 nmWest-southwest WSW
NoumeaSun 7:40 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneSun 6:40 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 8:40 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE

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