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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
This phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 52' South, Longitude: 142° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.31 meters/second, 1585.1 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 855.9 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' 45.5"984.82 miwest0° 09' 47.1"11.21 misouth984.62 mi
24 hours12° 27' 39.2"846.59 mieast3° 39' 33.6"251.57 misouth877.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 5:48 PM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 5:18 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownMon 7:18 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 5:18 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 5:18 PM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiMon 4:18 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:18 PM3145 km1954 miles1698 nmWest W
ApiaTue 4:18 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:18 PM3664 km2277 miles1978 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 9:18 PM3915 km2432 miles2114 nmEast-southeast ESE
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