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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: 96%

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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 44' South, Longitude: 115° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.80 meters/second, 1590.5 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.5"988.24 miwest0° 11' 26.7"13.11 minorth988.57 mi
24 hours12° 48' 00.5"875.21 mieast4° 42' 50.1"323.95 minorth937.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandWed 3:10 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownWed 1:10 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:10 AM2947 km1831 miles1591 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Wed 4:10 AM3569 km2218 miles1927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 3:10 AM3738 km2323 miles2018 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 3:10 AM3781 km2349 miles2042 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 11:10 PM3864 km2401 miles2086 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaWed 3:10 AM3932 km2443 miles2123 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 3:10 AM3973 km2469 miles2145 nmNortheast NE
San JoseWed 3:10 AM4001 km2486 miles2161 nmEast-northeast ENE
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