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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 45' South
Longitude: 146° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.1"964.68 miwest0° 08' 42.6"9.98 minorth965.06 mi
24 hours13° 40' 30.2"914.88 mieast3° 53' 12.3"267.20 minorth960.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 10:10 PM413 km257 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 10:10 PM1531 km951 miles827 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 12:10 AM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiMon 10:10 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 9:10 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 9:10 PM2674 km1661 miles1444 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:10 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 9:10 PM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:10 PM3642 km2263 miles1967 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 8:10 PM3707 km2303 miles2001 nmWest W
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