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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 39' South
Longitude: 150° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.99 meters/second, 1580.4 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.3"981.92 miwest0° 10' 44.4"12.30 minorth982.28 mi
24 hours13° 06' 11.6"890.84 mieast4° 31' 41.9"311.22 minorth948.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 11:20 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth S
RarotongaMon 11:20 PM1557 km968 miles841 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 11:20 PM1596 km992 miles862 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 10:20 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmWest W
AlofiMon 10:20 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 10:20 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 1:20 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 10:20 PM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 9:20 PM3149 km1957 miles1701 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 9:20 PM3368 km2093 miles1818 nmWest W
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