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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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 20' South
Longitude: 172° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.19 meters/second, 1555.9 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 19.9"966.66 miwest0° 08' 59.0"10.29 minorth967.04 mi
24 hours346° 23' 17.9"912.35 miwest3° 58' 39.5"273.44 minorth959.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 10:00 PM551 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 10:00 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaMon 11:00 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiMon 11:00 PM682 km424 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaMon 11:00 PM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 11:00 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaMon 10:00 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraMon 10:00 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMidnight Mon-Tue1538 km956 miles830 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 11:00 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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