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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 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
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.

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
BukaSun 6:50 PM838 km521 miles452 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

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