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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 39' South
Longitude: 178° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.62 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.7"996.76 miwest0° 10' 35.7"12.14 misouth996.66 mi
24 hours12° 05' 32.7"830.89 mieast4° 04' 44.2"280.34 misouth872.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSat 11:34 AM366 km227 miles197 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:34 AM776 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSat 12:34 PM809 km503 miles437 nmEast-southeast ESE
RawakiSat 12:34 PM875 km544 miles473 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 1:34 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmSoutheast SE
Apia *Sat 1:34 PM1051 km653 miles567 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 11:34 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 11:34 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 12:34 PM1631 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSat 12:34 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSouth S
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