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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 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 42' South, Longitude: 161° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.49 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.3"1000.94 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.11 mi
24 hours12° 05' 41.7"835.69 mieast4° 45' 29.1"326.92 minorth897.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 3:50 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraFri 2:50 AM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaFri 1:50 AM766 km476 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoFri 2:50 AM790 km491 miles427 nmSouthwest SW
BukaFri 1:50 AM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 2:50 AM1125 km699 miles608 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 3:50 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 3:50 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyFri 1:50 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:50 AM1823 km1132 miles984 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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