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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 12' South
Longitude: 167° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.8"977.02 miwest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 minorth977.38 mi
24 hours12° 59' 35.8"878.55 mieast4° 10' 14.3"286.66 minorth929.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSun 9:20 PM412 km256 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaMon 9:20 PM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 9:20 PM512 km318 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 9:20 PM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 9:20 PM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NeiafuMon 9:20 PM994 km617 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiMon 9:20 PM1002 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaMon 9:20 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 10:20 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 8:20 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmWest-northwest WNW
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