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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 = Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 3:18:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' South, Longitude: 159° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.74 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.8"974.50 miWest0° 08' 34.7"9.83 miSouth974.26 mi
24 hours12° 43' 41.9"856.44 miEast3° 05' 14.4"212.27 miSouth876.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 5:18 PM865 km537 miles467 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 5:18 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 4:18 PM1247 km775 miles674 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 4:18 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 4:18 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 5:18 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmNorth N
NukualofaTue 4:18 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 3:18 PM2357 km1464 miles1273 nmWest W
Baker IslandMon 3:18 PM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 3:18 PM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmWest-southwest WSW

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