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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 12:12:00 PM.

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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 phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 01' North, Longitude: 174° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.3"1002.02 miWest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 miNorth1002.04 mi
24 hours347° 57' 31.1"832.39 miWest4° 30' 18.9"309.56 miNorth886.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 12:12 AM185 km115 miles100 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 12:12 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenFri 12:12 AM896 km557 miles484 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 12:12 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 12:12 AM1274 km792 miles688 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 11:12 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 1:12 AM2020 km1255 miles1090 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 11:12 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 12:12 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaFri 12:12 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmSouth S

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