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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: 81%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 172° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.03 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.5"939.31 miwest0° 02' 56.9"3.38 minorth939.45 mi
24 hours345° 33' 53.8"941.84 miwest1° 47' 52.7"123.66 minorth954.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSat 8:00 PM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
NadiSat 9:00 PM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaSat 9:00 PM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 9:00 PM649 km403 miles351 nmEast-northeast ENE
NoumeaSat 8:00 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleSat 8:00 PM703 km437 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 10:00 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 9:00 PM1411 km876 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraSat 8:00 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaSat 10:00 PM1795 km1116 miles969 nmEast-northeast ENE

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