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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 phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 55' South, Longitude: 173° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.9"1002.55 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.37 misouth1002.52 mi
24 hours11° 32' 33.8"796.62 mieast4° 13' 43.8"290.61 misouth845.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 1:34 PM318 km198 miles172 nmEast E
Baker IslandFri 12:34 PM558 km346 miles301 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 1:34 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSat 12:34 PM947 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSat 1:34 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 12:34 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 1:34 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaSat 12:34 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaSat 1:34 PM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSat 2:34 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmEast-northeast ENE
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