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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 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 170° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.22 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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' 09.2"957.70 miwest0° 06' 31.0"7.47 misouth957.45 mi
24 hours13° 27' 36.5"891.96 mieast2° 08' 14.0"146.99 misouth898.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoTue 5:56 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth N
AlofiTue 5:56 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaWed 5:56 PM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 5:56 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuWed 5:56 PM388 km241 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiWed 5:56 PM498 km310 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaWed 5:56 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuWed 4:56 PM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoWed 5:56 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth N
SuvaWed 4:56 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmWest W
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