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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' South, Longitude: 154° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.8"1000.25 miwest0° 11' 46.1"13.48 minorth1000.44 mi
24 hours12° 16' 04.2"847.25 mieast4° 42' 44.0"323.79 minorth907.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:10 PM678 km422 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteTue 11:10 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoWed 10:10 PM2020 km1255 miles1090 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaTue 11:10 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:10 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 10:10 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandTue 9:10 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmWest W
HonoluluTue 11:10 PM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth N
FunafutiWed 9:10 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaWed 10:10 PM3027 km1881 miles1635 nmSouthwest SW
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