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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: 71%

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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' North, Longitude: 177° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.0"997.52 miwest0° 10' 42.5"12.26 minorth997.41 mi
24 hours11° 31' 08.4"791.53 mieast4° 02' 12.7"277.43 minorth835.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 4:00 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 4:00 AM1240 km770 miles669 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSun 4:00 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 4:00 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoSun 5:00 AM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 4:00 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandSun 4:00 AM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiSun 6:00 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaSun 5:00 AM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwaySat 5:00 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
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