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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 3:28:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 53' South, Longitude: 144° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.27 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.41 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.8"984.66 miWest0° 09' 46.6"11.20 miSouth984.46 mi
24 hours12° 27' 56.6"846.79 miEast3° 39' 20.9"251.30 miSouth877.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 5:58 PM609 km378 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 5:28 PM902 km561 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 5:28 PM1974 km1227 miles1066 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 5:28 PM1985 km1234 miles1072 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 7:28 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 4:28 PM2854 km1773 miles1541 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 4:28 PM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmWest W
ApiaTue 4:28 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 4:28 PM3446 km2141 miles1861 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 3:28 PM3722 km2313 miles2010 nmWest-northwest WNW

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