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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 = Friday, October 4, 2013 at 11:40:00 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

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 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 4, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 40' South, Longitude: 179° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 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' 23.4"996.66 miWest0° 10' 35.6"12.13 miSouth996.55 mi
24 hours12° 05' 39.2"830.93 miEast4° 04' 39.6"280.23 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 11:40 AM269 km167 miles145 nmSouthwest SW
AtafuSat 12:40 PM770 km478 miles416 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mata-UtuSat 11:40 AM807 km502 miles436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandFri 11:40 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Howland IslandFri 11:40 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TabiteueaSat 11:40 AM901 km560 miles487 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoSat 12:40 PM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kanton IslandSat 12:40 PM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
RawakiSat 12:40 PM999 km621 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1139 km707 miles615 nmSoutheast SE

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