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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: 70%

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 Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' North, Longitude: 169° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.2"997.28 miwest0° 10' 39.8"12.21 minorth997.17 mi
24 hours348° 29' 09.7"790.97 miwest4° 00' 58.5"276.03 minorth834.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 4:54 AM185 km115 miles100 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 4:54 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 4:54 AM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 3:54 AM1261 km783 miles681 nmWest W
Wake IslandSun 4:54 AM1422 km883 miles768 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSat 4:54 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 4:54 AM1999 km1242 miles1080 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 3:54 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSun 3:54 AM2712 km1685 miles1464 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 5:54 AM2745 km1705 miles1482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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