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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: 77%
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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 52' South
Longitude: 148° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.44 meters/second, 1592.8 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 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 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.1"989.66 miwest0° 10' 31.5"12.06 minorth989.96 mi
24 hours12° 19' 41.7"842.67 mieast4° 22' 57.7"301.19 minorth898.81 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 8:10 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
LaeMon 8:10 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mount HagenMon 8:10 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaMon 8:10 PM847 km526 miles457 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsMon 8:10 PM935 km581 miles505 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoMon 9:10 PM938 km583 miles506 nmEast E
JayapuraMon 7:10 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraMon 9:10 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmEast E
ManokwariMon 7:10 PM1814 km1127 miles980 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinMon 7:40 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmWest-southwest WSW
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