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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 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 02' North, Longitude: 177° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.3"991.08 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 minorth990.92 mi
24 hours348° 08' 11.6"810.51 miwest3° 40' 18.0"252.38 minorth844.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 11:28 PM732 km455 miles395 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 11:28 PM983 km611 miles531 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 11:28 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmSoutheast SE
YarenFri 11:28 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 11:28 PM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiFri 11:28 PM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmSouth S
PalikirFri 10:28 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmWest W
MidwayFri 12:28 AM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoSat 12:28 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Apia *Sat 1:28 AM2790 km1733 miles1506 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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