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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 = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 4:50:00 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: 77%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 130° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.84 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.99 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.6"959.09 miWest0° 07' 12.6"8.26 miNorth959.41 mi
24 hours13° 29' 03.2"896.24 miEast3° 19' 41.9"228.83 miNorth931.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSat 7:50 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 8:50 PM994 km617 miles536 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 6:50 PM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 11:50 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 6:50 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:50 PM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 5:50 PM4223 km2624 miles2280 nmWest W
ApiaSun 5:50 PM4474 km2780 miles2416 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 5:50 PM4769 km2963 miles2575 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 6:50 PM5124 km3184 miles2767 nmNorthwest NW

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