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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 35' South
Longitude: 163° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.67 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 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' 14.6"965.50 miwest0° 08' 49.5"10.11 minorth965.87 mi
24 hours13° 38' 56.6"913.85 mieast3° 55' 28.9"269.81 minorth959.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSun 10:20 PM743 km462 miles401 nmWest W
AlofiSun 10:20 PM817 km508 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 11:20 PM852 km529 miles460 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaMon 10:20 PM862 km536 miles466 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:20 PM912 km567 miles492 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:20 PM992 km616 miles536 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaMon 10:20 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteSun 11:20 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 9:20 PM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:20 PM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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