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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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 166° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.56 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 32' 40.0"993.50 miwest0° 09' 22.4"10.74 misouth993.77 mi
24 hours10° 55' 42.4"746.52 mieast3° 56' 18.7"270.67 misouth797.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:50 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 9:50 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:50 AM1668 km1036 miles900 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 10:50 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 9:50 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayTue 10:50 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroWed 9:50 AM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 9:50 AM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaWed 10:50 AM2590 km1609 miles1399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandWed 9:50 AM3059 km1901 miles1652 nmWest-northwest WNW
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