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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 = Wednesday, July 24, 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: 95%

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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 52' South, Longitude: 179° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.94 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.51 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.0"990.73 miWest0° 11' 37.0"13.31 miNorth991.05 mi
24 hours347° 19' 09.8"868.90 miWest4° 45' 07.1"326.53 miNorth931.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiThu 1:44 AM73 km45 miles39 nmSouth S
LabasaThu 1:44 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth S
Baker IslandWed 1:44 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FakaofoThu 2:44 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
SuvaThu 1:44 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmSouth S
ApiaThu 2:44 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaThu 1:44 AM1238 km770 miles669 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaThu 2:44 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 1:44 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaThu 12:44 AM1612 km1001 miles870 nmSouthwest SW

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