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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' South, Longitude: 168° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.28 meters/second, 1574.2 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 04.4"978.09 miwest0° 09' 48.6"11.24 minorth978.44 mi
24 hours347° 02' 10.6"877.43 miwest4° 12' 34.5"289.34 minorth929.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 9:00 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaMon 9:00 PM641 km399 miles346 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 9:00 PM963 km598 miles520 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 9:00 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmSouth S
FunafutiMon 10:00 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenMon 10:00 PM1271 km790 miles687 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 10:00 PM1279 km795 miles690 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaMon 10:00 PM1562 km971 miles844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaMon 11:00 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroMon 10:00 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth N
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