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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 = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 9:20:00 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: 100%

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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 33' South, Longitude: 144° 49' West

The ground speed is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 kilometres/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.91 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 47.2"954.58 miWest0° 07' 37.9"8.75 miNorth954.94 mi
24 hours14° 10' 53.8"940.35 miEast3° 32' 10.2"243.12 miNorth979.00 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 11:20 PM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vaitape (Bora Bora)Sun 11:20 PM740 km460 miles400 nmWest W
TaiohaeSun 11:50 PM1016 km631 miles548 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 11:20 PM1658 km1030 miles895 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 1:20 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiMon 11:20 PM2458 km1528 miles1327 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 10:20 PM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmWest W
ApiaMon 10:20 PM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:20 PM2968 km1844 miles1603 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 10:20 PM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmWest-southwest WSW

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