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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 = Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 1:44:00 PM.

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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: 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 27' South, Longitude: 172° 04' East

The ground speed is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 kilometres/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.70 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 14.4"1002.07 miWest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 miNorth1002.17 mi
24 hours347° 51' 18.9"840.03 miWest4° 41' 55.6"322.85 miNorth899.31 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 1:44 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TabiteueaFri 1:44 AM309 km192 miles167 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 1:44 AM573 km356 miles309 nmWest W
MajuroFri 1:44 AM838 km521 miles452 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 1:44 AM1192 km740 miles643 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 1:44 AM1277 km793 miles689 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 12:44 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 12:44 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 12:44 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaFri 1:44 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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