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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: 95%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 132° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.00 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.9"963.99 miwest0° 08' 36.7"9.87 minorth964.36 mi
24 hours13° 41' 50.0"915.76 mieast3° 51' 12.9"264.92 minorth960.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 10:10 PM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaiohaeSun 9:40 PM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownSun 11:10 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 9:10 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 1:10 AM2761 km1715 miles1491 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 9:10 PM2960 km1839 miles1598 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 9:10 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 8:10 PM3996 km2483 miles2158 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 8:10 PM4224 km2625 miles2281 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 8:10 PM4247 km2639 miles2293 nmWest W
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