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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 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 38' North
Longitude: 156° 43' 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.9"1002.25 miwest0° 11' 39.1"13.34 minorth1002.29 mi
24 hours12° 03' 12.7"833.47 mieast4° 31' 52.9"311.38 minorth888.05 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 AM72 km45 miles39 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoThu 11:12 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 12:12 AM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 10:12 PM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 12:12 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaThu 11:12 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 12:12 AM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmSouth S
AlofiWed 11:12 PM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 10:12 PM2896 km1800 miles1564 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaThu 11:12 PM3224 km2003 miles1741 nmSouthwest SW
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