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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 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 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 01' North, Longitude: 174° 17' 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"1002.08 miwest0° 11' 36.6"13.30 minorth1002.11 mi
24 hours347° 57' 31.5"832.44 miwest4° 30' 17.9"309.57 minorth886.26 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 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 12:12 AM662 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenFri 12:12 AM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 12:12 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 12:12 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 11:12 PM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraThu 11:12 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoFri 1:12 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmSoutheast SE
Wake IslandFri 12:12 AM2083 km1294 miles1125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaFri 12:12 AM2275 km1414 miles1228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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