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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 47' North, Longitude: 168° 32' West

The ground speed is currently 448.02 meters/second, 1612.9 kilometres/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.0"1002.12 miWest0° 11' 38.0"13.32 miNorth1002.15 mi
24 hours12° 02' 54.3"832.99 miEast4° 31' 14.9"310.63 miNorth887.26 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kanton IslandFri 12:02 AM617 km384 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiFri 12:02 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 11:02 PM902 km560 miles487 nmWest-southwest WSW
Howland IslandWed 11:02 PM906 km563 miles489 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 1:02 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast E
FakaofoFri 12:02 AM1269 km788 miles685 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaFri 12:02 AM1764 km1096 miles953 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiThu 11:02 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaThu 11:02 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest W
MajuroThu 11:02 PM2304 km1432 miles1244 nmWest-northwest WNW

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