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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 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 138° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.9"990.00 miwest0° 10' 33.3"12.09 minorth990.31 mi
24 hours12° 19' 06.6"842.27 mieast4° 23' 29.5"301.79 minorth898.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraMon 7:50 PM721 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 8:50 PM936 km581 miles505 nmEast E
LaeMon 8:50 PM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinMon 8:20 PM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 7:50 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsMon 8:50 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmSoutheast SE
DiliMon 7:50 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest W
Alice SpringsMon 8:20 PM1734 km1077 miles936 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokMon 7:50 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoMon 6:50 PM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmNorthwest NW
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