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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 26' South, Longitude: 161° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.89 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.6"972.67 miwest0° 08' 44.8"10.02 minorth973.01 mi
24 hours12° 48' 46.5"862.09 mieast3° 49' 13.6"262.60 minorth907.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 7:50 PM881 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoSat 6:50 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmWest W
AlofiSat 6:50 PM1097 km682 miles593 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Sun 7:50 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:50 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSat 7:50 PM1353 km841 miles731 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaSun 6:50 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:50 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSun 5:50 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 5:50 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmWest-southwest WSW

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