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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: 99%

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 Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 21' North, Longitude: 158° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.70 meters/second, 1604.5 km/hour, 997.0 miles/hour or 866.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.1"996.90 miwest0° 10' 49.7"12.40 minorth996.81 mi
24 hours11° 56' 37.6"821.12 mieast4° 05' 25.6"281.11 minorth864.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 1:12 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluFri 1:12 AM1660 km1032 miles896 nmNorth N
Baker IslandThu 11:12 PM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 12:12 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaSat 12:12 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteFri 1:12 AM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 11:12 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 1:12 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 12:12 AM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 12:12 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmNorthwest NW
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