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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 175° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.0"950.14 miwest0° 06' 13.0"7.13 minorth950.43 mi
24 hours345° 52' 24.8"931.86 miwest3° 01' 03.7"207.50 minorth961.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiSun 9:50 PM246 km153 miles133 nmEast E
LautokaSun 9:50 PM249 km155 miles134 nmEast E
SuvaSun 9:50 PM358 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
LevukaSun 9:50 PM395 km246 miles213 nmEast E
LabasaSun 9:50 PM469 km292 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 8:50 PM722 km448 miles390 nmWest W
LuganvilleSun 8:50 PM876 km544 miles473 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 8:50 PM1048 km651 miles566 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 9:50 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 10:50 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmEast-southeast ESE
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