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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: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' South, Longitude: 162° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.16 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.8"939.66 miwest0° 01' 26.4"1.65 minorth939.73 mi
24 hours14° 01' 40.2"914.46 mieast1° 10' 04.6"80.34 minorth921.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 7:08 PM352 km218 miles190 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiThu 6:08 PM767 km476 miles414 nmWest W
ApiaFri 6:08 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 6:08 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 7:08 PM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 6:08 PM1459 km906 miles788 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaFri 5:08 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 5:08 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 7:08 PM2440 km1516 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandThu 5:08 PM2656 km1651 miles1434 nmNorthwest NW
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