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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 = Sunday, October 13, 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: 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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 155° 11' East

The ground speed is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 kilometres/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 33.5"974.59 miWest0° 08' 58.6"10.29 miNorth974.94 mi
24 hours12° 45' 22.6"859.83 miEast3° 53' 50.1"267.87 miNorth906.37 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoSun 7:50 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSun 7:50 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSun 6:50 PM749 km466 miles405 nmNorth N
Port MoresbySun 6:50 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 6:50 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSun 7:50 PM1505 km935 miles812 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSun 6:50 PM1618 km1006 miles874 nmSouth S
YarenSun 8:50 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 5:50 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirSun 7:50 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorth N

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