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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: 88%

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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 08' South, Longitude: 174° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.94 meters/second, 1573.0 km/hour, 977.4 miles/hour or 849.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.1"977.26 miwest0° 09' 43.4"11.14 minorth977.62 mi
24 hours12° 59' 05.0"878.16 mieast4° 10' 55.3"287.43 minorth929.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuMon 8:50 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 9:50 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaMon 9:50 PM350 km217 miles189 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoMon 9:50 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoSun 9:50 PM474 km294 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuMon 9:50 PM724 km450 miles391 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 8:50 PM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaMon 8:50 PM816 km507 miles440 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiMon 9:50 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth S
AlofiSun 9:50 PM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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