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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: 52%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' North, Longitude: 178° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.74 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.21 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.2"972.37 miwest0° 06' 35.7"7.56 misouth972.65 mi
24 hours10° 53' 35.7"728.42 mieast2° 55' 40.2"201.29 misouth760.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 5:40 AM1388 km863 miles750 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySat 6:40 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmNorth N
Wake IslandSun 5:40 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 5:40 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 5:40 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 5:40 AM2320 km1442 miles1253 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluSat 7:40 AM2323 km1444 miles1254 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 5:40 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 4:40 AM2668 km1658 miles1440 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 7:40 AM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmEast-southeast ESE
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