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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 = Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 11:12:00 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: 97%

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 Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' North, Longitude: 169° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.06 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.0"999.95 miWest0° 10' 56.8"12.54 miNorth999.90 mi
24 hours348° 10' 19.6"815.29 miWest4° 11' 40.0"288.23 miNorth861.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroThu 11:12 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TarawaThu 11:12 PM509 km317 miles275 nmSoutheast SE
YarenThu 11:12 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 10:12 PM1319 km819 miles712 nmWest W
Baker IslandWed 11:12 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast-southeast ESE
Wake IslandThu 11:12 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FunafutiThu 11:12 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraThu 10:12 PM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaThu 10:12 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 12:12 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmSoutheast SE

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