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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 = Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 12:40:00 AM.

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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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 54' South, Longitude: 178° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.86 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.2"983.76 miWest0° 09' 35.6"10.99 miSouth983.55 mi
24 hours347° 18' 57.1"861.58 miWest3° 32' 42.1"243.69 miSouth889.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiSun 12:40 PM279 km173 miles151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LabasaSun 12:40 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuSun 12:40 PM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
LautokaSun 12:40 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouth S
NadiSun 12:40 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth S
SuvaSun 12:40 PM801 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
Apia *Sun 2:40 PM1119 km695 miles604 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoSun 1:40 PM1151 km715 miles621 nmEast E
Port VilaSun 11:40 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaSun 1:40 PM1324 km823 miles715 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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