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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 04' South, Longitude: 151° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.99 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.51 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.4"990.84 miWest0° 11' 05.6"12.70 miNorth991.15 mi
24 hours12° 35' 44.8"862.65 miEast4° 35' 22.3"315.37 miNorth922.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 10:10 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiTue 10:10 PM1256 km780 miles678 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 10:10 PM1687 km1048 miles911 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 9:10 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:10 PM2267 km1408 miles1224 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 9:10 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 8:10 PM2881 km1790 miles1555 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 9:10 PM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 12:10 AM2979 km1851 miles1609 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiTue 8:10 PM3186 km1980 miles1720 nmWest W

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