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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: 88%

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 Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' South, Longitude: 173° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 08.6"1000.82 miwest0° 12' 01.4"13.77 minorth1001.00 mi
24 hours347° 53' 22.7"836.70 miwest4° 45' 46.4"327.27 minorth899.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 3:00 AM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth N
YarenFri 3:00 AM756 km470 miles408 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 3:00 AM906 km563 miles489 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 3:00 AM1131 km703 miles611 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandThu 3:00 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 2:00 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:00 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaFri 3:00 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 4:00 AM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 2:00 AM1999 km1242 miles1080 nmWest-northwest WNW
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