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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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 11, 2013 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 17' South, Longitude: 168° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.54 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.0"996.64 miwest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 minorth996.89 mi
24 hours11° 57' 34.2"822.36 mieast4° 27' 31.9"306.40 minorth880.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiMon 6:58 PM403 km250 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoMon 6:58 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouthwest SW
Apia *Mon 7:58 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoSun 6:58 PM927 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Mon 7:58 PM939 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSun 5:58 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 5:58 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest W
AlofiSun 6:58 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouth S
KiritimatiMon 7:58 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 6:58 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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