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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: 96%

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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 142° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.20 meters/second, 1552.3 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.0"964.45 miwest0° 08' 40.7"9.94 minorth964.82 mi
24 hours13° 40' 56.7"915.17 mieast3° 52' 32.6"266.45 minorth960.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 10:20 PM705 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 9:50 PM845 km525 miles456 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 11:50 PM1699 km1056 miles918 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 9:50 PM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 9:50 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 8:50 PM2988 km1857 miles1613 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 8:50 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 8:50 PM3216 km1998 miles1736 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 8:50 PM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 1:50 AM3664 km2277 miles1978 nmEast-southeast ESE
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