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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' South, Longitude: 178° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.09 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.5"977.66 miwest0° 09' 45.7"11.18 minorth978.02 mi
24 hours347° 01' 28.1"877.87 miwest4° 11' 39.0"288.28 minorth929.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiMon 9:20 PM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LautokaMon 9:20 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
NadiMon 9:20 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuMon 9:20 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 9:20 PM675 km420 miles365 nmSouth S
ApiaMon 10:20 PM1126 km699 miles608 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoMon 10:20 PM1212 km753 miles655 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaMon 8:20 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaMon 10:20 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandSun 9:20 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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