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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: 77%

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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 130° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.85 meters/second, 1543.9 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"959.16 miwest0° 07' 12.7"8.26 minorth959.49 mi
24 hours13° 29' 02.1"896.29 mieast3° 19' 44.4"228.89 minorth931.80 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 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 8:50 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth S
PapeeteSat 6:50 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sat 11:50 PM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 6:50 PM3141 km1952 miles1696 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:50 PM3562 km2213 miles1923 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 5:50 PM4194 km2606 miles2265 nmWest W
ApiaSun 5:50 PM4445 km2762 miles2400 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 5:50 PM4741 km2946 miles2560 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 6:50 PM5106 km3173 miles2757 nmNorthwest NW
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