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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 167° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.99 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 14.1"950.50 miwest0° 06' 16.9"7.20 minorth950.80 mi
24 hours345° 52' 57.5"931.60 miwest3° 02' 26.3"209.09 minorth961.90 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 9:20 PM77 km48 miles42 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleSun 9:20 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaSun 9:20 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSun 10:20 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmEast E
HoniaraSun 9:20 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 10:20 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaSun 11:20 PM1847 km1148 miles997 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSun 8:20 PM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmSouthwest SW
YarenSun 10:20 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
TarawaSun 10:20 PM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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