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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: 97%
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 Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 53' North
Longitude: 163° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.01 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 25.1"999.90 miwest0° 10' 56.0"12.52 minorth999.85 mi
24 hours11° 49' 40.5"815.25 mieast4° 11' 11.6"287.71 minorth861.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TofolThu 10:38 PM61 km38 miles33 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoloniaThu 10:38 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirThu 10:38 PM614 km382 miles332 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenThu 11:38 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroThu 11:38 PM907 km564 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaThu 11:38 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 10:38 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandThu 11:38 PM1634 km1016 miles882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HagåtñaThu 9:38 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 11:38 PM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmSoutheast SE
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