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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: 53%

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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 36' South, Longitude: 160° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.92 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' 12.0"957.08 miwest0° 06' 27.7"7.41 minorth957.38 mi
24 hours13° 18' 02.9"881.81 mieast3° 01' 39.7"208.18 minorth912.38 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 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth S
AlofiFri 5:50 PM1027 km638 miles555 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteFri 6:50 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmEast E
Apia *Sat 6:50 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSat 5:50 PM1407 km874 miles759 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSat 5:50 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 6:50 PM2073 km1288 miles1120 nmNorth N
SuvaSat 4:50 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 4:50 PM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 4:50 PM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmNorthwest NW
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