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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 3:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 43' South, Longitude: 145° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.66 meters/second, 1539.6 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 09.1"956.43 miWest0° 06' 21.4"7.29 miNorth956.72 mi
24 hours13° 19' 13.6"882.55 miEast2° 59' 23.4"205.57 miNorth912.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 5:50 PM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 5:50 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 7:50 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 5:50 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiFri 4:50 PM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 5:50 PM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 4:50 PM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 4:50 PM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 3:50 PM3792 km2356 miles2047 nmWest W
Baker IslandFri 3:50 PM3845 km2389 miles2076 nmWest-northwest WNW

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