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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 = Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 1:44:00 PM.

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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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 165° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.06 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.26 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.7"975.30 miWest0° 10' 20.2"11.84 miNorth975.69 mi
24 hours13° 21' 08.5"902.52 miEast4° 24' 39.0"303.15 miNorth958.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleWed 12:44 AM384 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaWed 12:44 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraWed 12:44 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaWed 12:44 AM1108 km689 miles598 nmSouth S
YarenWed 1:44 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth N
SuvaWed 1:44 AM1494 km928 miles807 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiWed 1:44 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaWed 1:44 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyTue 11:44 PM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmWest W
BrisbaneTue 11:44 PM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmSouthwest SW

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