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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, September 12, 2013 at 5:08:00 AM.

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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: 44%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 176° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.68 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.0"940.47 miWest0° 01' 39.3"1.90 miSouth940.39 mi
24 hours13° 58' 51.5"911.75 miEast0° 04' 22.6"5.02 miSouth911.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PangaiThu 6:08 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast E
NukualofaThu 6:08 PM218 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NeiafuThu 6:08 PM266 km165 miles144 nmEast-northeast ENE
LevukaThu 5:08 PM546 km339 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaThu 5:08 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaThu 5:08 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 6:08 PM678 km421 miles366 nmEast E
NadiThu 5:08 PM683 km425 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaThu 5:08 PM686 km426 miles370 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Thu 6:08 PM774 km481 miles418 nmNortheast NE

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