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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 51' South, Longitude: 169° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 06.3"991.50 miwest0° 11' 08.6"12.76 minorth991.80 mi
24 hours12° 34' 40.3"861.95 mieast4° 36' 09.4"316.29 minorth921.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoTue 10:20 PM297 km185 miles160 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiTue 10:20 PM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaTue 10:20 PM727 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoMon 10:20 PM733 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 10:20 PM740 km460 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandMon 9:20 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 10:20 PM1243 km772 miles671 nmSouth S
FunafutiTue 9:20 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 10:20 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 11:20 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNortheast NE
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