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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' South
Longitude: 161° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.62 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 14.1"965.38 miwest0° 08' 48.4"10.09 minorth965.75 mi
24 hours13° 39' 10.0"913.99 mieast3° 55' 09.7"269.44 minorth959.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 11:10 PM754 km469 miles407 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoSun 10:10 PM1002 km623 miles541 nmWest W
AlofiSun 10:10 PM1031 km641 miles557 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 10:10 PM1121 km696 miles605 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:10 PM1216 km755 miles656 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSun 11:10 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 10:10 PM1629 km1012 miles880 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:10 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaMon 9:10 PM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiMon 9:10 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest-northwest WNW
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