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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 172° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.90 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.5 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' 13.5"950.31 miwest0° 06' 14.4"7.15 minorth950.61 mi
24 hours345° 52' 36.5"931.81 miwest3° 01' 33.3"208.08 minorth961.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSun 9:00 PM439 km273 miles237 nmWest W
NadiSun 10:00 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
LautokaSun 10:00 PM532 km331 miles287 nmEast E
LuganvilleSun 9:00 PM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 10:00 PM638 km396 miles344 nmEast E
NoumeaSun 9:00 PM820 km509 miles443 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSun 10:00 PM1236 km768 miles667 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSun 11:00 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 9:00 PM1620 km1006 miles874 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaSun 11:00 PM1740 km1081 miles939 nmEast-northeast ENE
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