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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 167° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.06 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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"0.15 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.9"961.88 miwest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 minorth962.22 mi
24 hours346° 35' 27.6"893.66 miwest3° 29' 07.4"239.63 minorth931.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleSun 8:10 PM18 km11 miles10 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 8:10 PM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NoumeaSun 8:10 PM745 km463 miles402 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 8:10 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSun 9:10 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 9:10 PM1539 km956 miles831 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenSun 9:10 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 7:10 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaSun 9:10 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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