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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 10:42:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 140° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.65 meters/second, 1561.2 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.17 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 38.8"969.82 miWest0° 08' 06.7"9.30 miSouth969.58 mi
24 hours13° 12' 36.2"885.96 miEast2° 50' 16.6"195.13 miSouth901.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 1:12 PM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth N
PapeeteSun 12:42 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 2:42 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 12:42 PM2186 km1359 miles1181 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 12:42 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 11:42 AM3181 km1977 miles1718 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Mon 12:42 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:42 AM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmWest W
Easter Island *Sun 5:42 PM3535 km2196 miles1909 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaMon 11:42 AM3753 km2332 miles2027 nmWest-southwest WSW

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