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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 = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:30:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 43' South, Longitude: 164° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.17 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.5"984.45 miWest0° 09' 39.3"11.06 miSouth984.25 mi
24 hours12° 39' 20.6"860.19 miEast3° 34' 34.9"245.84 miSouth889.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 12:30 PM726 km451 miles392 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoSat 12:30 PM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 1:30 PM841 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:30 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSun 12:30 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 12:30 PM1079 km670 miles582 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaSat 1:30 PM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSun 12:30 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSun 1:30 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSat 11:30 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorthwest NW

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