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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 = Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 7:44:00 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: 98%

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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' South, Longitude: 132° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.66 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 56.9"999.83 miWest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 miNorth1000.02 mi
24 hours12° 17' 01.7"848.04 miEast4° 42' 49.4"323.87 miNorth908.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 10:14 PM938 km583 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 9:44 PM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 11:44 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmSouth S
KiritimatiWed 9:44 PM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 9:44 PM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Wed 2:44 AM3621 km2250 miles1955 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 9:44 PM3863 km2401 miles2086 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 8:44 PM4273 km2655 miles2307 nmWest W
HermosilloWed 12:44 AM4312 km2679 miles2328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiTue 8:44 PM4366 km2713 miles2357 nmWest-southwest WSW

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