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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: 79%

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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 178° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.6"961.25 miwest0° 07' 33.3"8.66 minorth961.58 mi
24 hours13° 25' 35.1"894.27 mieast3° 27' 00.2"237.20 minorth931.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuSun 8:10 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
SuvaSun 8:10 PM421 km262 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaSun 8:10 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiSun 8:10 PM490 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuSun 9:10 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 9:10 PM638 km396 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 9:10 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 9:10 PM715 km444 miles386 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaSun 9:10 PM758 km471 miles409 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 8:10 PM829 km515 miles448 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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