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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' South, Longitude: 173° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 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' 11.5"949.74 miwest0° 06' 07.1"7.01 minorth950.03 mi
24 hours14° 08' 25.6"932.42 mieast2° 58' 52.9"205.01 minorth961.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuSun 10:00 PM145 km90 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiSun 10:00 PM275 km171 miles148 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiSat 10:00 PM377 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 10:00 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaSun 10:00 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 10:00 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoSat 10:00 PM453 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
Mata-UtuSun 9:00 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSun 9:00 PM895 km556 miles483 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:00 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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