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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 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"976.18 miwest0° 09' 35.8"11.00 minorth976.54 mi
24 hours13° 00' 52.0"879.28 mieast4° 08' 31.3"284.68 minorth930.10 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 PM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth S
RarotongaSun 9:10 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiMon 9:10 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSun 8:10 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 8:10 PM2301 km1430 miles1242 nmWest W
ApiaMon 8:10 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 11:10 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 8:10 PM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 7:10 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiMon 7:10 PM3351 km2082 miles1810 nmWest W
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