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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 4:50:00 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: 53%

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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 36' South, Longitude: 160° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.91 meters/second, 1540.5 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 26' 11.8"957.00 miWest0° 06' 27.6"7.41 miNorth957.30 mi
24 hours13° 18' 04.3"881.76 miEast3° 01' 37.2"208.12 miNorth912.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaFri 6:50 PM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 5:50 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 6:50 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 6:50 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 5:50 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 5:50 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 6:50 PM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth N
SuvaSat 4:50 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 4:50 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 4:50 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNorthwest NW

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