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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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 01' South
Longitude: 175° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.14 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 03.1"977.77 miwest0° 09' 46.4"11.20 minorth978.12 mi
24 hours347° 01' 38.7"877.76 miwest4° 11' 52.9"288.55 minorth929.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiMon 9:30 PM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
LautokaMon 9:30 PM649 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiMon 9:30 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaMon 9:30 PM741 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuganvilleMon 8:30 PM991 km615 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 8:30 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaMon 10:30 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmEast E
NukualofaMon 10:30 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoMon 10:30 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmEast E
TarawaMon 9:30 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth N
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