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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 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 27' South
Longitude: 144° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.61 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.2"1001.27 miwest0° 12' 01.1"13.77 minorth1001.44 mi
24 hours12° 04' 22.2"834.38 mieast4° 45' 02.0"326.43 minorth896.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenFri 3:00 AM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 2:00 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest W
LaeFri 3:00 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 3:00 AM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariFri 2:00 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmWest W
MelekeokFri 2:00 AM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsFri 3:00 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmSouth S
HagåtñaFri 3:00 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmNorth N
PalikirFri 4:00 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNortheast NE
DarwinFri 2:30 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouthwest SW
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