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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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' South, Longitude: 170° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.23 meters/second, 1574.0 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 03.9"977.98 miwest0° 09' 47.9"11.23 minorth978.34 mi
24 hours347° 02' 00.0"877.54 miwest4° 12' 20.7"289.07 minorth929.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 8:50 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaMon 8:50 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaMon 9:50 PM951 km591 miles513 nmSoutheast SE
NadiMon 9:50 PM962 km598 miles519 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiMon 9:50 PM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 9:50 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraMon 8:50 PM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 8:50 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenMon 9:50 PM1335 km829 miles721 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaMon 9:50 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNorth N
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