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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: 80%

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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 04' North, Longitude: 173° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.27 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.7"1002.68 miwest0° 11' 38.8"13.34 minorth1002.71 mi
24 hours348° 16' 22.1"810.65 miwest4° 29' 46.1"308.94 minorth865.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 3:50 AM98 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 3:50 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 3:50 AM797 km495 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandFri 3:50 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 3:50 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSat 2:50 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSat 2:50 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSat 3:50 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSat 4:50 AM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaSat 2:50 AM2265 km1408 miles1223 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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