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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 50' South
Longitude: 140° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.8 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' 36.5"975.31 miwest0° 09' 03.3"10.37 minorth975.66 mi
24 hours12° 44' 14.3"859.13 mieast3° 55' 20.6"269.62 minorth906.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 7:50 PM730 km453 miles394 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 7:50 PM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
LaeSun 7:50 PM985 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
DarwinSun 7:20 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmWest W
JayapuraSun 6:50 PM1140 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsSun 7:20 PM1388 km863 miles750 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 6:50 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 6:50 PM1694 km1052 miles915 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneSun 7:50 PM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSun 8:50 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmEast E
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