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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 4:54:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 70%

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 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' North, Longitude: 169° 50' 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"997.21 miWest0° 10' 39.9"12.21 miNorth997.10 mi
24 hours348° 29' 09.2"790.93 miWest4° 00' 59.9"276.04 miNorth834.01 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 AM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaSun 4:54 AM686 km426 miles371 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 4:54 AM870 km540 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 3:54 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmWest W
Wake IslandSun 4:54 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandSat 4:54 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 4:54 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraSun 3:54 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSun 3:54 AM2714 km1687 miles1466 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 5:54 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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