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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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 41' South, Longitude: 161° 14' 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' 11.4"1001.01 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.19 mi
24 hours12° 05' 40.4"835.73 mieast4° 45' 28.7"326.93 minorth898.02 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 AM676 km420 miles365 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArawaFri 1:50 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraFri 2:50 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
GizoFri 2:50 AM772 km479 miles417 nmSouthwest SW
BukaFri 1:50 AM789 km490 miles426 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirFri 2:50 AM1116 km693 miles602 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 3:50 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 3:50 AM1552 km965 miles838 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyFri 1:50 AM1725 km1072 miles931 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaFri 2:50 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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