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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 174° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 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"950.21 miwest0° 06' 13.3"7.13 minorth950.51 mi
24 hours345° 52' 26.1"931.91 miwest3° 01' 06.7"207.57 minorth961.85 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 PM274 km171 miles148 nmEast E
LautokaSun 9:50 PM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
SuvaSun 9:50 PM385 km240 miles208 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 8:50 PM693 km431 miles374 nmWest W
LuganvilleSun 8:50 PM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 8:50 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 9:50 PM1103 km685 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaSun 10:50 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaSun 10:50 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 10:50 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast E
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