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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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 33' South
Longitude: 179° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.77 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 12.4"950.02 miwest0° 06' 10.7"7.08 minorth950.32 mi
24 hours345° 52' 05.3"932.12 miwest3° 00' 13.2"206.55 minorth961.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaSun 9:30 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaSun 9:30 PM233 km145 miles126 nmWest W
NadiSun 9:30 PM238 km148 miles129 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSun 9:30 PM651 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSun 10:30 PM671 km417 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 10:30 PM680 km423 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSun 10:30 PM685 km426 miles370 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 10:30 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 9:30 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmNorth N
ApiaSun 10:30 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmEast-northeast ENE
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