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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 170° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.5 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' 16.1"965.77 miwest0° 08' 52.3"10.16 minorth966.14 mi
24 hours13° 38' 17.9"913.35 mieast3° 56' 24.6"270.85 minorth959.73 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 PM27 km17 miles15 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaMon 10:50 PM132 km82 miles71 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:50 PM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 10:50 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 10:50 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth N
NeiafuMon 10:50 PM573 km356 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuMon 9:50 PM599 km372 miles324 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiMon 10:50 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaMon 10:50 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 9:50 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmWest-southwest WSW
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