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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 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 04' South
Longitude: 179° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.04 meters/second, 1573.4 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 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.2"977.55 miwest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 minorth977.91 mi
24 hours12° 58' 42.5"877.99 mieast4° 11' 25.1"288.01 minorth929.77 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 PM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiMon 9:10 PM415 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LautokaMon 9:10 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaMon 9:10 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiMon 9:10 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 10:10 PM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaMon 10:10 PM869 km540 miles469 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuMon 10:10 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoMon 10:10 PM960 km597 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pago PagoSun 10:10 PM992 km616 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
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