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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
This phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 50' North, Longitude: 171° 13' West

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.1"1002.11 miwest0° 11' 37.9"13.32 minorth1002.14 mi
24 hours12° 02' 50.2"832.90 mieast4° 31' 06.3"310.47 minorth887.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandWed 11:12 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiFri 12:12 AM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 12:12 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmSouth S
KiritimatiFri 1:12 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 11:12 PM1560 km970 miles843 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 12:12 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmSouth S
TarawaThu 11:12 PM1757 km1091 miles948 nmWest W
MajuroThu 11:12 PM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 12:12 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth S
YarenThu 11:12 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmWest W

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