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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: 98%

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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 34' South, Longitude: 133° 15' 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' 57.0"999.90 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 minorth1000.10 mi
24 hours12° 17' 01.0"848.09 mieast4° 42' 49.4"323.89 minorth908.97 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 PM916 km569 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 9:44 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 11:44 PM2404 km1493 miles1298 nmSouth S
KiritimatiWed 9:44 PM2745 km1706 miles1482 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 9:44 PM3472 km2157 miles1875 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Wed 2:44 AM3641 km2262 miles1966 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 9:44 PM3843 km2388 miles2075 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 8:44 PM4247 km2639 miles2293 nmWest W
HermosilloWed 12:44 AM4325 km2688 miles2335 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiTue 8:44 PM4338 km2696 miles2343 nmWest-southwest WSW
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