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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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 49' South, Longitude: 131° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.41 meters/second, 1538.7 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.93 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.6"955.86 miwest0° 06' 15.2"7.17 minorth956.15 mi
24 hours13° 20' 21.4"883.33 mieast2° 57' 10.7"203.03 minorth912.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsFri 5:50 PM778 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 6:50 PM929 km577 miles501 nmSouth S
PapeeteFri 4:50 PM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
Easter Island *Fri 9:50 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaFri 4:50 PM2993 km1859 miles1616 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 4:50 PM3493 km2170 miles1886 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 3:50 PM4049 km2516 miles2186 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 4:50 PM4309 km2678 miles2327 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 3:50 PM4358 km2708 miles2353 nmWest W
NukualofaSat 3:50 PM4593 km2854 miles2480 nmWest-southwest WSW

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