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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 = Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 4:46:00 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: 47%

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 Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 40' South, Longitude: 168° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.0"957.75 miWest0° 06' 32.1"7.49 miSouth957.50 mi
24 hours13° 27' 18.2"891.66 miEast2° 08' 42.1"147.52 miSouth898.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiTue 5:46 PM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoTue 5:46 PM372 km231 miles201 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaWed 5:46 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 5:46 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuWed 5:46 PM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiWed 5:46 PM730 km454 miles394 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 5:46 PM868 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaWed 5:46 PM881 km547 miles476 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 6:46 PM1028 km638 miles555 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaWed 4:46 PM1422 km883 miles768 nmWest W

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