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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: 95%
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 Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 30' North
Longitude: 153° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.04 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.6"986.50 miwest0° 09' 27.6"10.84 minorth986.30 mi
24 hours11° 54' 26.3"809.93 mieast3° 27' 30.5"237.75 minorth839.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 1:38 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 1:38 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandFri 11:38 PM2786 km1731 miles1504 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 12:38 AM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 1:38 AM3131 km1946 miles1691 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 12:38 AM3170 km1970 miles1712 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaSun 12:38 AM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 1:38 AM3577 km2222 miles1931 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 11:38 PM3681 km2288 miles1988 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSat 12:38 AM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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