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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: 85%

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 Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 32' South, Longitude: 165° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 36.0"999.44 miwest0° 11' 18.4"12.95 minorth999.66 mi
24 hours12° 02' 29.0"830.37 mieast4° 34' 19.4"314.16 minorth889.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenTue 9:50 PM469 km292 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraTue 8:50 PM819 km509 miles442 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaTue 9:50 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmNortheast NE
MajuroTue 9:50 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 8:50 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirTue 8:50 PM1507 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiTue 9:50 PM1577 km980 miles852 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaTue 9:50 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandMon 9:50 PM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyTue 7:50 PM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-southwest WSW
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