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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 164° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.26 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.38 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.7"982.48 miWest0° 10' 48.1"12.37 miNorth982.84 mi
24 hours13° 04' 52.7"889.80 miEast4° 32' 44.3"312.39 miNorth948.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 11:20 PM766 km476 miles413 nmWest W
Pago PagoMon 11:20 PM808 km502 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 11:20 PM890 km553 miles480 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 11:20 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 11:20 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaTue 12:20 AM1287 km799 miles695 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiWed 12:20 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaTue 11:20 PM1655 km1028 miles894 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 12:20 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandMon 10:20 PM1788 km1111 miles966 nmNorthwest NW

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