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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 179° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.04 meters/second, 1573.3 km/hour, 977.6 miles/hour or 849.5 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"0.19 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.0"977.47 miwest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 minorth977.83 mi
24 hours12° 58' 43.6"877.94 mieast4° 11' 23.4"287.96 minorth929.71 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 9:10 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 9:10 PM426 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LabasaMon 9:10 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LevukaMon 9:10 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaMon 9:10 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 9:10 PM714 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiMon 9:10 PM725 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:10 PM791 km491 miles427 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaMon 10:10 PM840 km522 miles454 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuMon 10:10 PM925 km575 miles499 nmSoutheast SE
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