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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 3:08:00 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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' South, Longitude: 139° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.37 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' 46.3"984.87 miWest0° 09' 47.7"11.22 miSouth984.66 mi
24 hours12° 27' 17.7"846.21 miEast3° 39' 49.6"251.85 miSouth877.37 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 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteMon 5:08 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 7:08 PM1884 km1170 miles1017 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiTue 5:08 PM2389 km1484 miles1290 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 5:08 PM2416 km1501 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 4:08 PM3351 km2082 miles1809 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:08 PM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmWest W
ApiaTue 4:08 PM3482 km2163 miles1880 nmWest W
Easter IslandMon 9:08 PM3670 km2280 miles1981 nmSoutheast SE
NukualofaTue 4:08 PM3938 km2447 miles2126 nmWest-southwest WSW

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