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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 149° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.36 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 11.5"964.80 miwest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 minorth965.17 mi
24 hours13° 40' 16.8"914.73 mieast3° 53' 32.0"267.58 minorth960.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 10:20 PM312 km194 miles168 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 10:20 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 10:20 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 9:20 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 12:20 AM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaMon 9:20 PM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:20 PM2449 km1522 miles1322 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 9:20 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:20 PM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 8:20 PM3453 km2146 miles1864 nmWest W
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