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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 8:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' South, Longitude: 167° 16' 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"16.28 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.8"976.94 miWest0° 09' 41.2"11.10 miNorth977.30 mi
24 hours12° 59' 36.9"878.50 miEast4° 10' 12.6"286.61 miNorth929.88 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 PM436 km271 miles236 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 9:20 PM521 km324 miles281 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 9:20 PM536 km333 miles289 nmNorthwest NW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 9:20 PM564 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 9:20 PM809 km502 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RawakiMon 9:20 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuMon 9:20 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSun 10:20 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaMon 9:20 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 8:20 PM1536 km954 miles829 nmWest-northwest WNW

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