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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 41' South, Longitude: 178° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.77 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.5"961.17 miwest0° 07' 33.1"8.66 minorth961.50 mi
24 hours13° 25' 36.3"894.22 mieast3° 26' 57.8"237.14 minorth931.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LabasaSun 8:10 PM264 km164 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mata-UtuSun 8:10 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNortheast NE
LevukaSun 8:10 PM379 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaSun 8:10 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaSun 8:10 PM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiSun 8:10 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
NeiafuSun 9:10 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSoutheast SE
PangaiSun 9:10 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaSun 9:10 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 9:10 PM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE

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