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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: 48%
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 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 48' South
Longitude: 174° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.95 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.0"957.07 miwest0° 06' 25.4"7.36 misouth956.83 mi
24 hours346° 30' 45.1"893.26 miwest2° 05' 40.7"144.07 misouth899.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaWed 5:56 PM317 km197 miles171 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiWed 5:56 PM320 km199 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaWed 5:56 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaWed 4:56 PM675 km420 miles365 nmWest W
LuganvilleWed 4:56 PM806 km501 miles435 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 5:56 PM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaWed 4:56 PM1047 km650 miles565 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaWed 6:56 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaWed 6:56 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmEast E
AlofiTue 6:56 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmEast E
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