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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 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° 29' 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' 35.2"969.20 miwest0° 08' 02.0"9.21 misouth968.95 mi
24 hours13° 13' 55.3"886.92 mieast2° 48' 07.5"192.67 misouth901.85 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 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 1:40 PM950 km590 miles513 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 12:40 PM1727 km1073 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:40 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth N
Apia *Mon 1:40 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:40 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 12:40 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownSun 3:40 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandSun 11:40 AM2907 km1806 miles1569 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaMon 11:40 AM2925 km1818 miles1579 nmWest-southwest WSW
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