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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: 90%

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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 170° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 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
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.1"949.58 miwest0° 06' 05.8"6.99 minorth949.87 mi
24 hours14° 08' 35.8"932.46 mieast2° 58' 25.9"204.49 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 PM181 km112 miles98 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuSun 9:50 PM360 km224 miles195 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoSat 9:50 PM371 km231 miles201 nmNorth N
ApiaSun 9:50 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiSun 9:50 PM450 km280 miles243 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 9:50 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaSun 9:50 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 9:50 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 8:50 PM1148 km714 miles620 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 10:50 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE

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