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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 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 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° 14' 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"1001.84 miwest0° 12' 00.9"13.76 minorth1001.97 mi
24 hours12° 10' 42.2"842.27 mieast4° 43' 21.7"324.49 minorth902.27 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 AM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 1:12 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 12:12 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 1:12 AM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluThu 1:12 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaFri 12:12 AM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 11:12 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmWest W
AlofiThu 12:12 AM2857 km1775 miles1542 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 11:12 PM3381 km2101 miles1825 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 12:12 AM3429 km2130 miles1851 nmSouthwest SW
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