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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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 28' South
Longitude: 154° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.04 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.7"955.13 miwest0° 07' 42.6"8.84 minorth955.48 mi
24 hours14° 09' 46.2"939.59 mieast3° 33' 47.8"245.00 minorth978.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMidnight Sun-Mon557 km346 miles301 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMidnight Sun-Mon752 km467 miles406 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 11:00 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 11:00 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:00 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMidnight Mon-Tue2049 km1273 miles1106 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 11:00 PM2222 km1380 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 2:00 AM2725 km1693 miles1472 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 10:00 PM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:00 PM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmWest-northwest WNW
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