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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 4:18:00 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: 51%

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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 01' South, Longitude: 156° 48' 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"16.40 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.0"984.14 miWest0° 09' 44.4"11.16 miSouth983.93 mi
24 hours12° 29' 34.1"848.24 miEast3° 38' 08.4"249.92 miSouth878.71 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 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 6:18 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiTue 6:18 PM1427 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
FakaofoTue 5:18 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest W
ApiaTue 5:18 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 5:18 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 5:18 PM2262 km1405 miles1221 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 4:18 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiTue 4:18 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmWest W
SuvaTue 4:18 PM2781 km1728 miles1501 nmWest-southwest WSW

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