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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: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 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: 160° 05' 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"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.7"974.55 miwest0° 08' 34.7"9.83 misouth974.31 mi
24 hours12° 43' 43.8"856.53 mieast3° 05' 12.2"212.24 misouth876.68 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 PM1216 km755 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 4:18 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 4:18 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmWest W
FakaofoTue 4:18 PM1297 km806 miles701 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiTue 5:18 PM1718 km1067 miles928 nmNorth N
NukualofaTue 4:18 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 3:18 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandMon 3:18 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 3:18 PM2360 km1467 miles1274 nmWest-southwest WSW
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