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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 = Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 9:10:00 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: 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 170° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.66 miWest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.5"939.35 miWest0° 02' 58.1"3.40 miNorth939.50 mi
24 hours345° 33' 57.3"941.81 miWest1° 48' 20.9"124.20 miNorth954.97 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 8:10 PM277 km172 miles150 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 8:10 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleSat 8:10 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
NadiSat 9:10 PM773 km480 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaSat 9:10 PM783 km487 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 9:10 PM870 km540 miles470 nmEast E
LabasaSat 9:10 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaSat 10:10 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 9:10 PM1540 km957 miles832 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSat 8:10 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmNorthwest NW

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