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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: 76%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 00' South, Longitude: 160° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.24 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.0"989.22 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth989.53 mi
24 hours12° 20' 25.9"843.17 mieast4° 22' 17.1"300.42 minorth899.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 8:20 PM70 km43 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
GizoMon 8:20 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaMon 7:20 PM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaMon 7:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 9:20 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaMon 8:20 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 7:20 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmWest W
PalikirMon 8:20 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth N
TarawaMon 9:20 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
CairnsMon 7:20 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest-southwest WSW
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