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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 9:00:00 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: 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 169° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.01 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.03 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.5"961.70 miWest0° 07' 38.1"8.75 miNorth962.04 mi
24 hours346° 35' 15.9"893.71 miWest3° 28' 43.9"239.16 miNorth931.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 8:00 PM270 km168 miles146 nmWest W
Port VilaSun 8:00 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaSun 8:00 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaSun 9:00 PM858 km533 miles463 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiSun 9:00 PM860 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 9:00 PM973 km604 miles525 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 8:00 PM1258 km781 miles679 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 9:00 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmNortheast NE
YarenSun 9:00 PM1691 km1050 miles913 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 10:00 PM1710 km1063 miles923 nmEast-southeast ESE

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