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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: 47%

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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' South, Longitude: 156° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.51 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.7"958.33 miwest0° 06' 36.7"7.58 misouth958.08 mi
24 hours13° 25' 57.5"890.65 mieast2° 10' 45.6"149.89 misouth897.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 5:56 PM620 km385 miles335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteTue 5:56 PM746 km463 miles403 nmEast E
AlofiTue 4:56 PM1448 km900 miles782 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 4:56 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 4:56 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 4:56 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 5:56 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmNorth N
SuvaWed 3:56 PM2668 km1658 miles1441 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 3:56 PM2782 km1729 miles1502 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandTue 3:56 PM2872 km1785 miles1551 nmNorthwest NW
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