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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 24' South, Longitude: 170° 01' 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"939.42 miwest0° 02' 58.2"3.41 minorth939.57 mi
24 hours345° 33' 57.8"941.88 miwest1° 48' 24.4"124.28 minorth955.05 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 PM257 km160 miles139 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSat 8:10 PM488 km304 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
LuganvilleSat 8:10 PM525 km326 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
NadiSat 9:10 PM801 km498 miles432 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaSat 9:10 PM810 km504 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSat 9:10 PM898 km558 miles485 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 8:10 PM1546 km960 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 10:10 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 9:10 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSat 7:10 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-southwest WSW
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