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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 55' South
Longitude: 165° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.33 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 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 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.9"978.19 miwest0° 09' 49.3"11.25 minorth978.55 mi
24 hours12° 57' 38.7"877.31 mieast4° 12' 48.2"289.60 minorth929.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 9:10 PM419 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaMon 9:10 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 9:10 PM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaMon 9:10 PM1147 km713 miles620 nmSouth S
YarenMon 10:10 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 10:10 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 10:10 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaMon 10:10 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 8:10 PM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmWest W
MajuroMon 10:10 PM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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