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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 = Monday, September 28, 2020 at 06:46:00.

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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: 88%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 24, 2020 at 1:54 am
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, October 1, 2020 at 9:05 pm

Position of the Moon: Sublunar Point

On Monday, September 28, 2020 at 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 139° 43' West

The ground speed is currently 429.31 meters/second, 1545.5 kilometres/hour, 960.3 miles/hour or 834.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.00 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.1"960.09 miWest0° 09' 25.2"10.80 miNorth960.56 mi
24 hours11° 00' 40.1"727.73 miEast4° 03' 51.5"279.44 miNorth786.37 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 9:46 pm825 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
TaiohaeSun 9:16 pm907 km563 miles490 nmNorth N
PapeeteSun 8:46 pm1046 km650 miles565 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 10:46 pm1325 km823 miles716 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 8:46 pm2154 km1338 miles1163 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 8:46 pm2860 km1777 miles1544 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 7:46 pm3199 km1987 miles1727 nmWest W
Easter Island *Mon 1:46 am3310 km2057 miles1787 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Mon 8:46 pm3455 km2147 miles1865 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 7:46 pm3514 km2184 miles1898 nmWest W

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