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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: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 01' South, Longitude: 148° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.12 meters/second, 1609.6 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.1"1000.13 miwest0° 10' 46.2"12.34 misouth1000.07 mi
24 hours11° 57' 45.1"824.36 mieast4° 12' 42.0"289.44 misouth870.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeFri 9:40 AM285 km177 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 9:40 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenFri 9:40 AM526 km327 miles284 nmWest W
BukaFri 9:40 AM641 km398 miles346 nmEast E
ArawaFri 9:40 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E
GizoFri 10:40 AM942 km586 miles509 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 8:40 AM951 km591 miles513 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 10:40 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 9:40 AM1360 km845 miles735 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 10:40 AM1673 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
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