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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 30' South
Longitude: 155° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"1003.74 miwest0° 10' 54.9"12.50 misouth1003.75 mi
24 hours11° 37' 31.3"803.43 mieast4° 19' 08.9"296.80 misouth854.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaFri 10:34 AM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth S
GizoFri 11:34 AM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 11:34 AM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 11:34 AM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 10:34 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouthwest SW
YarenFri 12:34 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmEast E
JayapuraFri 9:34 AM1681 km1044 miles907 nmWest W
CairnsFri 10:34 AM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 12:34 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 12:34 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
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