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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 175° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.68 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 11.7"949.76 miwest0° 06' 08.1"7.03 minorth950.05 mi
24 hours14° 08' 16.5"932.27 mieast2° 59' 16.6"205.46 minorth961.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NeiafuSun 10:10 PM181 km112 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 10:10 PM265 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM392 km244 miles212 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSun 9:10 PM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 10:10 PM538 km334 miles291 nmNortheast NE
ApiaSun 10:10 PM561 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
LabasaSun 9:10 PM583 km363 miles315 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 10:10 PM590 km367 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
Pago PagoSat 10:10 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNortheast NE
LevukaSun 9:10 PM624 km388 miles337 nmWest W

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