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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 157° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.68 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.7"940.59 miwest0° 04' 29.0"5.14 minorth940.81 mi
24 hours14° 44' 15.2"964.06 mieast2° 24' 51.9"166.06 minorth984.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSat 11:10 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 11:10 PM846 km526 miles457 nmEast E
AlofiSat 10:10 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmWest W
ApiaSun 10:10 PM1634 km1015 miles882 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 10:10 PM1830 km1137 miles988 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:10 PM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 9:10 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 9:10 PM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 1:10 AM2894 km1798 miles1563 nmEast-southeast ESE
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