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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 53' South
Longitude: 142° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.21 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.6"972.79 miwest0° 10' 04.1"11.54 minorth973.18 mi
24 hours13° 27' 27.5"907.57 mieast4° 19' 47.7"297.62 minorth961.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 12:40 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 12:10 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 2:10 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaTue 12:10 AM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 12:10 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 11:10 PM2966 km1843 miles1601 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 11:10 PM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmWest W
ApiaTue 11:10 PM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 11:10 PM3549 km2205 miles1916 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandTue 4:10 AM3834 km2382 miles2070 nmEast-southeast ESE
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