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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: 87%
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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 24' South
Longitude: 150° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.47 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.4 miles/hour or 848.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.27 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.7"976.26 miwest0° 09' 36.0"11.00 minorth976.62 mi
24 hours13° 00' 50.8"879.33 mieast4° 08' 33.0"284.74 minorth930.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 9:10 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSun 9:10 PM1377 km856 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 9:10 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 8:10 PM2188 km1360 miles1181 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 8:10 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmWest W
ApiaMon 8:10 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 11:10 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 8:10 PM2783 km1730 miles1503 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 7:10 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 7:10 PM3322 km2064 miles1794 nmWest W
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