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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 42' South
Longitude: 178° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.4"991.90 miwest0° 11' 10.7"12.80 minorth992.20 mi
24 hours347° 26' 04.5"861.41 miwest4° 36' 40.9"316.89 minorth921.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 10:10 PM96 km60 miles52 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 10:10 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoTue 11:10 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast E
SuvaTue 10:10 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 10:10 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaTue 11:10 PM1222 km759 miles660 nmSoutheast SE
YarenTue 10:10 PM1551 km964 miles838 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaTue 9:10 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 11:10 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiMon 11:10 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSoutheast SE
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