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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: 7%
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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 59' South
Longitude: 148° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.42 meters/second, 1599.9 km/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.1"994.06 miwest0° 10' 15.7"11.75 misouth993.92 mi
24 hours11° 58' 50.8"820.76 mieast3° 54' 30.7"268.65 misouth859.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 1:40 PM1058 km658 miles571 nmSouth S
KiritimatiSun 1:40 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaSat 1:40 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 12:40 PM2455 km1525 miles1326 nmWest W
AlofiSat 12:40 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 12:40 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSat 3:40 PM2755 km1712 miles1487 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 12:40 PM3171 km1971 miles1712 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 11:40 AM3184 km1978 miles1719 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluSat 1:40 PM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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