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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 9:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 158° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.56 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 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' 13.5"965.18 miWest0° 08' 47.3"10.07 miNorth965.56 mi
24 hours13° 39' 24.9"914.10 miEast3° 54' 48.0"269.01 miNorth959.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 11:00 PM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 11:00 PM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 10:00 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 10:00 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:00 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 11:00 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 10:00 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaMon 9:00 PM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 9:00 PM2497 km1552 miles1348 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 9:00 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmNorthwest NW

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