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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 = Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:10:00 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: 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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 164° 51' West

The ground speed is currently 436.75 meters/second, 1572.3 kilometres/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.28 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.4"976.83 miWest0° 09' 40.3"11.08 miNorth977.19 mi
24 hours12° 59' 47.7"878.61 miEast4° 09' 58.4"286.34 miNorth929.91 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSun 9:10 PM673 km418 miles363 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 9:10 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaMon 9:10 PM771 km479 miles416 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 9:10 PM816 km507 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 9:10 PM929 km577 miles502 nmSouthwest SW
AtafuMon 9:10 PM933 km580 miles504 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSun 10:10 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaMon 9:10 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 10:10 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 10:10 PM1768 km1098 miles954 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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