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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 2:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 42' South, Longitude: 127° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.60 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.43 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 49.9"985.39 miWest0° 09' 49.9"11.26 miSouth985.18 mi
24 hours12° 25' 40.9"844.76 miEast3° 41' 00.4"253.20 miSouth876.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 6:18 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 4:18 PM2466 km1532 miles1332 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 8:18 PM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 4:18 PM3554 km2208 miles1919 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 4:18 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:18 PM4361 km2710 miles2355 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Mon 9:18 PM4581 km2846 miles2473 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 3:18 PM4614 km2867 miles2491 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 3:18 PM4790 km2976 miles2586 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 4:18 PM4831 km3002 miles2608 nmNorthwest NW

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