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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 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 40' South, Longitude: 179° 30' 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"996.72 miwest0° 10' 35.6"12.13 misouth996.61 mi
24 hours12° 05' 40.7"831.02 mieast4° 04' 38.5"280.23 misouth873.06 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 AM249 km155 miles134 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:40 AM830 km515 miles448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSat 12:40 PM959 km596 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 11:40 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 11:40 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmSouth S
YarenSat 11:40 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 12:40 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 12:40 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSat 10:40 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmSouthwest SW
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