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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 9:20:00 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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' South, Longitude: 167° 53' 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"939.40 miWest0° 02' 59.5"3.43 miNorth939.55 mi
24 hours345° 34' 01.5"941.79 miWest1° 48' 52.6"124.81 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 8:20 PM189 km117 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaSat 8:20 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuganvilleSat 8:20 PM435 km271 miles235 nmNorth N
NadiSat 9:20 PM1021 km635 miles551 nmEast E
SuvaSat 9:20 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmEast E
HoniaraSat 8:20 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSat 9:20 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNortheast NE
BrisbaneSat 7:20 PM1760 km1094 miles950 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 10:20 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmEast E
AucklandSat 9:20 PM2048 km1273 miles1106 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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