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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: 100%
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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 36' South
Longitude: 140° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.74 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.91 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.0"954.43 miwest0° 07' 35.8"8.71 minorth954.79 mi
24 hours14° 11' 24.6"940.79 mieast3° 31' 25.0"242.28 minorth979.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 11:30 PM845 km525 miles456 nmNorth N
Gambier IslandsMidnight Sun-Mon914 km568 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 11:00 PM993 km617 miles536 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 1:00 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 11:00 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:00 PM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 10:00 PM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmWest W
Easter IslandMon 3:00 AM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaMon 10:00 PM3393 km2108 miles1832 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:00 PM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmWest W
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