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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 145° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 34.0"981.71 miwest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 minorth982.07 mi
24 hours13° 06' 38.6"891.18 mieast4° 31' 20.2"310.81 minorth949.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 11:30 PM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 11:00 PM881 km547 miles476 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 11:00 PM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 11:00 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 1:00 AM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 10:00 PM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:00 PM2840 km1765 miles1534 nmWest W
ApiaTue 10:00 PM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:00 PM3390 km2106 miles1830 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:00 PM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmWest-northwest WNW
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