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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 27' South, Longitude: 171° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 14.5"1002.14 miwest0° 11' 59.2"13.73 minorth1002.25 mi
24 hours347° 51' 19.8"840.07 miwest4° 41' 54.9"322.86 minorth899.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 1:44 AM246 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenFri 1:44 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest W
MajuroFri 1:44 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 1:44 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 1:44 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 12:44 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirFri 12:44 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 12:44 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmSouth S
SuvaFri 1:44 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 2:44 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmEast-southeast ESE
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