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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 is currently 442.94 meters/second, 1594.6 kilometres/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiThu 1:44 AM73 km45 miles39 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuThu 1:44 AM783 km487 miles423 nmSoutheast SE
TabiteueaThu 1:44 AM890 km553 miles481 nmNorthwest NW
AtafuThu 2:44 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast E
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

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