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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: 51%

Previous 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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 02' South, Longitude: 157° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.04 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 41.0"984.20 miwest0° 09' 44.3"11.16 misouth983.99 mi
24 hours12° 29' 36.2"848.33 mieast3° 38' 06.7"249.91 misouth878.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 6:18 PM1083 km673 miles585 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 6:18 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 6:18 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
FakaofoTue 5:18 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmWest W
ApiaTue 5:18 PM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 5:18 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 5:18 PM2236 km1390 miles1208 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 4:18 PM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 4:18 PM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmWest W
SuvaTue 4:18 PM2753 km1710 miles1486 nmWest-southwest WSW
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