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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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 39' South
Longitude: 156° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.51 meters/second, 1553.4 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 13.1"965.15 miwest0° 08' 46.6"10.06 minorth965.52 mi
24 hours13° 39' 36.7"914.29 mieast3° 54' 30.7"268.70 minorth960.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 10:50 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSun 10:50 PM818 km508 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 9:50 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 9:50 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 9:50 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 10:50 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 9:50 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaMon 8:50 PM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 8:50 PM2721 km1690 miles1469 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 8:50 PM2735 km1700 miles1477 nmNorthwest NW
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