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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' South, Longitude: 154° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.37 meters/second, 1560.1 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.1"969.25 miwest0° 08' 02.0"9.21 misouth969.01 mi
24 hours13° 13' 56.8"887.00 mieast2° 48' 04.9"192.63 misouth901.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 1:40 PM659 km410 miles356 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSun 1:40 PM933 km580 miles504 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 12:40 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:40 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmNorth N
Apia *Mon 1:40 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:40 PM1877 km1166 miles1014 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:40 PM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 3:40 PM2838 km1764 miles1532 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandSun 11:40 AM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 11:40 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmWest-southwest WSW
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