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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' South, Longitude: 166° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.22 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 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 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.0"991.41 miwest0° 11' 08.2"12.76 minorth991.72 mi
24 hours12° 34' 49.3"862.05 mieast4° 36' 03.1"316.17 minorth921.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 10:10 PM536 km333 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiTue 10:10 PM648 km402 miles350 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoMon 10:10 PM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaTue 10:10 PM868 km539 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 10:10 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 10:10 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 9:10 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiTue 11:10 PM1490 km926 miles804 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiTue 9:10 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmWest W
RarotongaMon 11:10 PM1649 km1025 miles890 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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