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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 AM267 km166 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 11:40 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSat 12:40 PM931 km578 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
RawakiSat 12:40 PM999 km621 miles539 nmEast-northeast ENE
Apia *Sat 1:40 PM1139 km707 miles615 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 11:40 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSat 11:40 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmSouth S
NukualofaSat 12:40 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 11:40 AM1681 km1044 miles908 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiFri 12:40 PM1702 km1057 miles919 nmSoutheast SE

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