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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: 97%

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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 143° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.37 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.0"940.15 miwest0° 04' 20.6"4.98 minorth940.37 mi
24 hours14° 45' 17.3"964.77 mieast2° 21' 42.7"162.44 minorth984.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 10:10 PM710 km441 miles383 nmWest-northwest WNW
Gambier IslandsSat 11:10 PM954 km593 miles515 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownSun 12:10 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 10:10 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 10:10 PM2793 km1736 miles1508 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 9:10 PM2826 km1756 miles1526 nmWest W
ApiaSun 9:10 PM3118 km1937 miles1683 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 9:10 PM3220 km2001 miles1739 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 9:10 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 2:10 AM3555 km2209 miles1920 nmEast-southeast ESE
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