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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 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' South, Longitude: 156° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 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 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.5"1001.09 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.26 mi
24 hours12° 05' 17.9"835.34 mieast4° 45' 21.3"326.79 minorth897.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaFri 2:10 AM366 km227 miles197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaFri 2:10 AM410 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoFri 3:10 AM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth S
HoniaraFri 3:10 AM849 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 3:10 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNorth N
YarenFri 4:10 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast E
Port MoresbyFri 2:10 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 1:10 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmWest W
TarawaFri 4:10 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsFri 2:10 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouthwest SW
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