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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 35' South
Longitude: 169° 25' 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' 58.6"961.78 miwest0° 07' 38.3"8.75 minorth962.11 mi
24 hours346° 35' 17.2"893.76 miwest3° 28' 46.4"239.23 minorth931.96 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 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
Port VilaSun 8:00 PM266 km165 miles144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaSun 8:00 PM804 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaSun 9:00 PM886 km551 miles478 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiSun 9:00 PM887 km551 miles479 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaSun 9:00 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 8:00 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 9:00 PM1321 km821 miles713 nmNortheast NE
YarenSun 9:00 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 10:00 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-southeast ESE
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