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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 27' South, Longitude: 175° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.66 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.4"939.08 miwest0° 02' 49.8"3.25 minorth939.22 mi
24 hours14° 26' 25.9"941.97 mieast1° 45' 10.0"120.55 minorth954.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiSat 9:10 PM110 km68 miles59 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSat 9:10 PM166 km103 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaSat 9:10 PM188 km117 miles101 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 9:10 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast E
LevukaSat 8:10 PM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaSat 8:10 PM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 8:10 PM675 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sat 9:10 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaSat 9:10 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pago PagoFri 9:10 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNortheast NE

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