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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 11:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' South, Longitude: 169° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 440.09 meters/second, 1584.3 kilometres/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 02.3"984.25 miWest0° 09' 38.3"11.04 miSouth984.05 mi
24 hours12° 39' 49.8"860.59 miEast3° 34' 02.9"245.23 miSouth889.41 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoSun 12:50 PM238 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoSat 12:50 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AtafuSun 12:50 PM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Sun 1:50 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 1:50 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
Mata-UtuSun 11:50 AM773 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiSun 12:50 PM790 km491 miles426 nmNorth N
Kanton IslandSun 12:50 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiSat 12:50 PM918 km570 miles496 nmSouth S
NeiafuSun 12:50 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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