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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 46' South, Longitude: 157° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.23 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.26 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.7"975.66 miwest0° 08' 58.6"10.29 misouth975.43 mi
24 hours13° 16' 26.1"895.59 mieast3° 13' 56.1"222.24 misouth916.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 11:40 AM966 km600 miles521 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 11:40 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 10:40 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 10:40 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sun 11:40 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:40 AM1618 km1005 miles874 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 10:40 AM2090 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 9:40 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 9:40 AM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmWest W
Suva *Sun 10:40 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmWest-southwest WSW
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