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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 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 44' South, Longitude: 143° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.62 meters/second, 1539.4 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.94 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 26' 08.8"956.41 miwest0° 06' 20.4"7.27 minorth956.70 mi
24 hours13° 19' 23.8"882.73 mieast2° 59' 03.5"205.20 minorth912.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 5:40 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W
TaiohaeFri 6:10 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 7:40 PM1690 km1050 miles912 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaFri 5:40 PM1761 km1095 miles951 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 5:40 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiFri 4:40 PM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 5:40 PM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 4:40 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 4:40 PM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 10:40 PM3720 km2311 miles2009 nmEast-southeast ESE
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