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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: 100%

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 Friday, October 18, 2013 at 10:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 54' North, Longitude: 170° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.5"991.40 miwest0° 09' 55.4"11.37 minorth991.24 mi
24 hours11° 51' 40.7"810.62 mieast3° 41' 35.6"253.84 minorth845.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandThu 10:38 PM1196 km743 miles646 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiSat 12:38 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmEast-southeast ESE
HonoluluFri 12:38 AM1898 km1180 miles1025 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoFri 11:38 PM2023 km1257 miles1093 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 10:38 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 10:38 PM2073 km1288 miles1120 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 10:38 PM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayThu 11:38 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Apia *Sat 12:38 AM2520 km1566 miles1361 nmSouth S
YarenFri 10:38 PM2757 km1713 miles1488 nmWest-southwest WSW
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