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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 40' South, Longitude: 163° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.48 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 10.2"949.36 miwest0° 06' 02.0"6.92 minorth949.65 mi
24 hours14° 09' 06.3"932.82 mieast2° 57' 04.9"202.96 minorth961.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 10:20 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiSat 9:20 PM690 km429 miles373 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 9:20 PM853 km530 miles461 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaSun 9:20 PM978 km608 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 9:20 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 9:20 PM1282 km796 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSat 10:20 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmEast E
SuvaSun 8:20 PM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 8:20 PM2123 km1319 miles1147 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 10:20 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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