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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' South, Longitude: 167° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.29 meters/second, 1556.2 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.8"966.82 miwest0° 09' 00.8"10.33 minorth967.19 mi
24 hours346° 23' 43.3"912.01 miwest3° 59' 14.7"274.09 minorth959.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 10:20 PM144 km89 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaMon 10:20 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth S
NoumeaMon 10:20 PM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 10:20 PM991 km616 miles535 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 11:20 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 11:20 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 11:20 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorth N
TarawaMon 11:20 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaTue 12:20 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneMon 9:20 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSouthwest SW
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