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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' South, Longitude: 148° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.70 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.95 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.6"956.60 miwest0° 06' 22.5"7.31 minorth956.89 mi
24 hours13° 19' 00.7"882.47 mieast2° 59' 48.3"206.06 minorth912.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteFri 6:00 PM144 km89 miles78 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaFri 6:00 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownFri 8:00 PM2127 km1322 miles1149 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSat 6:00 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AlofiFri 5:00 PM2280 km1416 miles1231 nmWest W
Apia *Sat 6:00 PM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 5:00 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 5:00 PM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 4:00 PM3509 km2181 miles1895 nmWest W
Baker IslandFri 4:00 PM3590 km2231 miles1939 nmWest-northwest WNW
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