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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: 89%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 146° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.82 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.1"948.72 miwest0° 05' 53.4"6.75 minorth949.00 mi
24 hours14° 10' 16.5"933.51 mieast2° 53' 54.5"199.32 minorth961.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 9:10 PM301 km187 miles162 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 9:10 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 11:10 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 8:10 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 9:10 PM2465 km1531 miles1331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaSun 8:10 PM2714 km1686 miles1466 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 8:10 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 8:10 PM3006 km1868 miles1623 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 7:10 PM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 7:10 PM3815 km2371 miles2060 nmWest-northwest WNW
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