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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 09:50:00 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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' South, Longitude: 140° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.7 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.4"975.23 miwest0° 09' 03.1"10.37 minorth975.58 mi
24 hours12° 44' 15.4"859.09 mieast3° 55' 18.9"269.57 minorth906.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaSun 7:50 PM126 km78 miles68 nmEast E
CairnsSun 7:50 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 7:50 PM800 km497 miles432 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeSun 7:50 PM964 km599 miles521 nmNortheast NE
DarwinSun 7:20 PM1073 km667 miles580 nmWest W
JayapuraSun 6:50 PM1140 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSun 7:20 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 6:50 PM1514 km941 miles818 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 6:50 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSun 7:50 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmSoutheast SE
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