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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: 41%
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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 42' South
Longitude: 159° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.53 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.2"945.00 miwest0° 03' 37.4"4.16 minorth945.17 mi
24 hours13° 44' 20.1"900.33 mieast1° 59' 17.4"136.74 minorth915.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 5:50 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 4:50 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmWest W
PapeeteThu 5:50 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast E
Apia *Fri 5:50 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 4:50 PM1603 km996 miles865 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaFri 4:50 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 5:50 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmNorth N
SuvaFri 3:50 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 3:50 PM2524 km1569 miles1363 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandThu 3:50 PM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmNorthwest NW
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