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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: 99%

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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 53' South, Longitude: 176° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.7"1000.70 miwest0° 11' 47.3"13.50 minorth1000.88 mi
24 hours347° 45' 13.9"846.07 miwest4° 42' 30.2"323.53 minorth906.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaWed 11:12 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiWed 11:12 PM690 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 11:12 PM849 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenWed 11:12 PM1101 km684 miles595 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroWed 11:12 PM1258 km781 miles679 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoThu 12:12 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaWed 11:12 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmSouth S
ApiaThu 12:12 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 10:12 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraWed 10:12 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
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