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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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 58' South, Longitude: 151° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.4"1001.92 miwest0° 12' 00.9"13.76 minorth1002.04 mi
24 hours12° 10' 41.1"842.31 mieast4° 43' 21.1"324.50 minorth902.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 1:12 AM720 km448 miles389 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 1:12 AM1846 km1147 miles997 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 12:12 AM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 1:12 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluThu 1:12 AM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaFri 12:12 AM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 11:12 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmWest W
AlofiThu 12:12 AM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 11:12 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 12:12 AM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmSouthwest SW
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