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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 = Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 9:10:00 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: 85%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' South, Longitude: 175° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.1 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.7"999.17 miWest0° 11' 17.5"12.93 miNorth999.38 mi
24 hours347° 57' 07.3"830.61 miWest4° 34' 12.4"314.01 miNorth889.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiTue 9:10 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaTue 9:10 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandMon 9:10 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 9:10 PM1052 km654 miles568 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 9:10 PM1377 km855 miles743 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaTue 9:10 PM1525 km947 miles823 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 10:10 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaTue 8:10 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Apia *Tue 11:10 PM1731 km1075 miles934 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraTue 8:10 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmWest-southwest WSW

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