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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: 100%

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 Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 38' North, Longitude: 156° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.05 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.9"1002.19 miwest0° 11' 39.1"13.34 minorth1002.22 mi
24 hours12° 03' 13.1"833.43 mieast4° 31' 53.8"311.37 minorth888.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 12:12 AM101 km63 miles55 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:12 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 12:12 AM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 10:12 PM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 12:12 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaThu 11:12 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 12:12 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 11:12 PM2720 km1690 miles1469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 10:12 PM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 11:12 PM3242 km2014 miles1750 nmSouthwest SW
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