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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 23' South
Longitude: 167° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.07 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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"939.47 miwest0° 02' 59.6"3.43 minorth939.62 mi
24 hours345° 34' 01.9"941.85 miwest1° 48' 56.1"124.88 minorth955.12 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 8:20 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 8:20 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuganvilleSat 8:20 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth N
SuvaSat 9:20 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 8:20 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 9:20 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSat 7:20 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSat 10:20 PM1805 km1122 miles975 nmEast E
AucklandSat 9:20 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 9:20 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth N
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