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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 = Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 8:50:00 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: 90%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 170° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.60 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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"0.12 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.1"949.57 miWest0° 06' 05.6"6.99 miNorth949.86 mi
24 hours14° 08' 37.0"932.47 miEast2° 58' 22.9"204.43 miNorth961.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiSat 9:50 PM169 km105 miles91 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoSat 9:50 PM371 km231 miles201 nmNorth N
NeiafuSun 9:50 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 9:50 PM442 km274 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 9:50 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiSun 9:50 PM474 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSun 9:50 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 9:50 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 8:50 PM1177 km731 miles635 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 10:50 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmEast-southeast ESE

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