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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 159° 01' 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' 13.7"965.26 miwest0° 08' 47.5"10.08 minorth965.64 mi
24 hours13° 39' 23.3"914.14 mieast3° 54' 50.1"269.07 minorth960.01 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 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth S
PapeeteSun 11:00 PM1060 km659 miles572 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSun 10:00 PM1261 km783 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 10:00 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:00 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 11:00 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 10:00 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaMon 9:00 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 9:00 PM2467 km1533 miles1332 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 9:00 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmNorthwest NW
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