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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 53' South, Longitude: 151° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.39 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 43.6"989.49 miWest0° 10' 31.0"12.05 miNorth989.80 mi
24 hours12° 19' 51.4"842.72 miEast4° 22' 48.9"301.00 miNorth898.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyMon 8:00 PM428 km266 miles231 nmWest W
LaeMon 8:00 PM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaMon 8:00 PM554 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 8:00 PM580 km360 miles313 nmEast-northeast ENE
GizoMon 9:00 PM645 km401 miles348 nmEast E
HoniaraMon 9:00 PM981 km610 miles530 nmEast E
CairnsMon 8:00 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraMon 7:00 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirMon 9:00 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenMon 10:00 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmEast-northeast ENE

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