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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 30' South
Longitude: 171° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 16.2"965.85 miwest0° 08' 52.3"10.17 minorth966.22 mi
24 hours13° 38' 16.3"913.40 mieast3° 56' 26.8"270.91 minorth959.79 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 10:50 PM44 km27 miles24 nmNortheast NE
ApiaMon 10:50 PM109 km68 miles59 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:50 PM154 km96 miles83 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 10:50 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuMon 10:50 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoMon 10:50 PM569 km353 miles307 nmNorth N
Mata-UtuMon 9:50 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiMon 10:50 PM686 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaMon 10:50 PM857 km532 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 9:50 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW
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