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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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 42' South
Longitude: 151° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 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 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.0"964.92 miwest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 minorth965.29 mi
24 hours13° 40' 03.4"914.59 mieast3° 53' 51.6"267.95 minorth960.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 10:30 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 10:30 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 10:30 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 10:30 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 9:30 PM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 9:30 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:30 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 12:30 AM2541 km1579 miles1372 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 9:30 PM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 8:30 PM3177 km1974 miles1716 nmWest-northwest WNW
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