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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: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' South, Longitude: 140° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.36 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"984.93 miwest0° 09' 47.5"11.22 misouth984.72 mi
24 hours12° 27' 19.9"846.30 mieast3° 39' 48.0"251.84 misouth877.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 5:38 PM215 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 5:08 PM1257 km781 miles679 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 7:08 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiTue 5:08 PM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 5:08 PM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 4:08 PM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:08 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmWest W
ApiaTue 4:08 PM3452 km2145 miles1864 nmWest W
Easter IslandMon 9:08 PM3694 km2295 miles1995 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaTue 4:08 PM3910 km2430 miles2111 nmWest-southwest WSW
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