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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' South, Longitude: 147° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.94 meters/second, 1580.2 km/hour, 981.9 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.6"981.81 miwest0° 10' 43.8"12.29 minorth982.18 mi
24 hours13° 06' 25.1"891.01 mieast4° 31' 31.1"311.01 minorth949.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 11:10 PM783 km486 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaiohaeMon 11:40 PM925 km575 miles499 nmEast E
RarotongaMon 11:10 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 11:10 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownTue 1:10 AM2452 km1523 miles1324 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 10:10 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 10:10 PM2577 km1601 miles1391 nmWest W
ApiaTue 10:10 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:10 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:10 PM3398 km2112 miles1835 nmWest-northwest WNW
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