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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 9:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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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