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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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' South, Longitude: 142° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.5"981.60 miwest0° 10' 42.6"12.27 minorth981.96 mi
24 hours13° 06' 52.0"891.34 mieast4° 31' 09.3"310.60 minorth949.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 11:20 PM424 km264 miles229 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 10:50 PM1037 km644 miles560 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 12:50 AM2086 km1296 miles1127 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 10:50 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 10:50 PM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 9:50 PM3039 km1889 miles1641 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 9:50 PM3103 km1928 miles1676 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:50 PM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 9:50 PM3631 km2256 miles1960 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 10:50 PM3902 km2425 miles2107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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