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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 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 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° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.24 meters/second, 1570.5 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' 39.8"975.61 miwest0° 08' 58.6"10.29 misouth975.37 mi
24 hours13° 16' 24.1"895.50 mieast3° 13' 58.3"222.26 misouth916.65 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 AM973 km605 miles526 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteSat 11:40 AM986 km613 miles533 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiSat 10:40 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSun 10:40 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmWest-northwest WNW
Apia *Sun 11:40 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:40 AM1618 km1005 miles873 nmNorth N
NukualofaSun 10:40 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 9:40 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiSun 9:40 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest W
Suva *Sun 10:40 AM2668 km1658 miles1440 nmWest-southwest WSW
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