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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 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 32' South, Longitude: 168° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.6"965.73 miwest0° 08' 51.4"10.15 minorth966.10 mi
24 hours13° 38' 29.7"913.55 mieast3° 56' 07.5"270.54 minorth959.84 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 10:40 PM226 km140 miles122 nmWest W
ApiaMon 10:40 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:40 PM398 km247 miles215 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 10:40 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 10:40 PM638 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuMon 10:40 PM731 km455 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiMon 10:40 PM844 km525 miles456 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaMon 10:40 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 11:40 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaMon 9:40 PM1440 km895 miles777 nmWest-southwest WSW
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