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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 172° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.01 meters/second, 1594.8 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.1 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"990.93 miwest0° 09' 51.6"11.30 minorth990.76 mi
24 hours348° 08' 08.6"810.44 miwest3° 39' 47.5"251.80 minorth844.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroFri 11:48 PM273 km170 miles147 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 11:48 PM849 km528 miles458 nmSouth S
YarenFri 11:48 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandFri 11:48 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 11:48 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirFri 10:48 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 11:48 PM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 12:48 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 10:48 PM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSat 12:48 AM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmSoutheast SE
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