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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 = Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 7:44:00 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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 42' North, Longitude: 144° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.74 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.2"1004.52 miWest0° 10' 36.8"12.15 miSouth1004.67 mi
24 hours11° 11' 55.0"773.76 miEast4° 19' 08.7"296.76 miSouth829.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 9:44 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmWest W
PapeeteWed 9:44 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluWed 9:44 AM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaWed 9:44 AM3104 km1929 miles1676 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 8:44 AM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 11:44 AM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Thu 9:44 AM3484 km2165 miles1881 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 7:44 AM3524 km2190 miles1903 nmWest W
AlofiWed 8:44 AM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiThu 7:44 AM4173 km2593 miles2253 nmWest-southwest WSW

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