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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 = Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 9:10:00 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: 97%

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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' South, Longitude: 157° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 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"940.51 miWest0° 04' 28.9"5.14 miNorth940.74 mi
24 hours14° 44' 16.5"964.01 miEast2° 24' 48.4"165.98 miNorth984.77 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 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 11:10 PM819 km509 miles442 nmEast E
AlofiSat 10:10 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmWest W
ApiaSun 10:10 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 10:10 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:10 PM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 9:10 PM2577 km1602 miles1392 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 9:10 PM2803 km1742 miles1513 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 1:10 AM2867 km1782 miles1548 nmEast-southeast ESE

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