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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 phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 152° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.39 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 06.4"985.00 miwest0° 09' 41.9"11.11 misouth984.80 mi
24 hours12° 38' 09.3"859.27 mieast3° 35' 52.2"247.33 misouth888.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 12:40 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 12:40 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 12:40 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 11:40 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest W
AlofiSat 11:40 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 12:40 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSun 11:40 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 10:40 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSat 2:40 PM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiSun 10:40 AM3066 km1905 miles1656 nmWest W
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