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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: 94%
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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 55' South
Longitude: 164° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 05.5"991.33 miwest0° 11' 07.7"12.75 minorth991.63 mi
24 hours12° 34' 58.3"862.16 mieast4° 35' 56.4"316.04 minorth921.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 10:00 PM792 km492 miles428 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiTue 10:00 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoMon 10:00 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaTue 10:00 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 11:00 PM1322 km822 miles714 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 10:00 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaMon 11:00 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 9:00 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 9:00 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:00 PM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmSouthwest SW
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