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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 09:30:00 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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' South, Longitude: 179° 55' 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
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 12.3"949.94 miwest0° 06' 10.7"7.08 minorth950.24 mi
24 hours345° 52' 04.0"932.06 miwest3° 00' 10.3"206.48 minorth961.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LevukaSun 9:30 PM116 km72 miles62 nmWest W
LabasaSun 9:30 PM138 km85 miles74 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TubouSun 9:30 PM155 km96 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 9:30 PM170 km106 miles92 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaSun 9:30 PM261 km162 miles141 nmWest W
NadiSun 9:30 PM267 km166 miles144 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSun 9:30 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSun 10:30 PM648 km403 miles350 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 10:30 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSun 10:30 PM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-southeast ESE

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