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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: 65%
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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 25' South
Longitude: 163° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.94 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 25.0"972.83 miwest0° 08' 45.5"10.04 minorth973.18 mi
24 hours12° 48' 36.1"862.04 mieast3° 49' 27.8"262.89 minorth907.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoSat 6:58 PM768 km477 miles415 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 7:58 PM880 km547 miles475 nmWest W
AlofiSat 6:58 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Sun 7:58 PM928 km577 miles501 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:58 PM941 km585 miles508 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 7:58 PM958 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NukualofaSun 6:58 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 7:58 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 7:58 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiSun 5:58 PM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmWest-northwest WNW
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