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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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 39' South, Longitude: 158° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.51 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.0"1000.98 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.15 mi
24 hours12° 05' 29.2"835.48 mieast4° 45' 25.0"326.84 minorth897.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaFri 2:00 AM535 km333 miles289 nmSouthwest SW
BukaFri 2:00 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
GizoFri 3:00 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraFri 3:00 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
YarenFri 4:00 AM931 km578 miles503 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirFri 3:00 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyFri 2:00 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 4:00 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroFri 4:00 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 3:00 AM1964 km1220 miles1061 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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