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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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 37' South, Longitude: 152° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.03 meters/second, 1580.5 km/hour, 982.1 miles/hour or 853.4 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' 35.9"982.03 miwest0° 10' 45.0"12.32 minorth982.39 mi
24 hours13° 05' 58.3"890.67 mieast4° 31' 52.7"311.42 minorth948.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 11:30 PM831 km516 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 11:30 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 11:30 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 10:30 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest W
AlofiMon 10:30 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 10:30 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 10:30 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 1:30 AM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 9:30 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 9:30 PM3104 km1929 miles1676 nmWest W
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