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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 5:12:00 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 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 165° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.96 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 12.9"957.22 miWest0° 06' 29.9"7.45 miNorth957.52 mi
24 hours13° 17' 38.6"881.47 miEast3° 02' 26.0"209.05 miNorth912.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiFri 6:12 PM535 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoFri 6:12 PM605 km376 miles326 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sat 7:12 PM730 km453 miles394 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sat 7:12 PM778 km484 miles420 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 7:12 PM801 km498 miles433 nmSoutheast SE
NeiafuSat 6:12 PM920 km572 miles497 nmWest-southwest WSW
PangaiSat 6:12 PM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 6:12 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSat 6:12 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaSat 5:12 PM1707 km1061 miles922 nmWest W

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