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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 10:00:00 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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 49' South, Longitude: 138° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.08 meters/second, 1569.9 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 36.9"975.34 miwest0° 09' 03.8"10.39 minorth975.68 mi
24 hours12° 44' 04.4"858.96 mieast3° 55' 33.6"269.84 minorth906.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSun 7:30 PM812 km504 miles438 nmWest W
Tennant CreekSun 7:30 PM875 km543 miles472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsSun 8:00 PM923 km574 miles498 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySun 8:00 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraSun 7:00 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Alice SpringsSun 7:30 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariSun 7:00 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSun 7:00 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoSun 6:00 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSun 8:00 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmSoutheast SE

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