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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 59' South
Longitude: 159° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 42.8"940.66 miwest0° 04' 30.5"5.17 minorth940.89 mi
24 hours14° 44' 04.8"963.94 mieast2° 25' 23.3"166.66 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 11:20 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 10:20 PM1063 km660 miles574 nmWest W
PapeeteSat 11:20 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmEast E
ApiaSun 10:20 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 10:20 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:20 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaSun 9:20 PM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:20 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
FunafutiSun 9:20 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSat 9:20 PM2795 km1737 miles1509 nmNorthwest NW
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