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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 41' South
Longitude: 161° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.8"949.27 miwest0° 06' 00.9"6.89 minorth949.56 mi
24 hours14° 09' 16.4"932.92 mieast2° 56' 37.8"202.44 minorth961.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 10:10 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiSat 9:10 PM939 km583 miles507 nmWest W
ApiaSun 9:10 PM1215 km755 miles656 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSat 10:10 PM1229 km764 miles664 nmEast E
FakaofoSun 9:10 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 9:10 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSun 8:10 PM2164 km1344 miles1168 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 10:10 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSun 8:10 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 8:10 PM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmNorthwest NW
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