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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: 60%

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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' North, Longitude: 178° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.23 meters/second, 1588.4 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.1"986.92 miwest0° 09' 18.0"10.66 minorth986.73 mi
24 hours11° 26' 43.5"777.84 mieast3° 24' 34.3"234.39 minorth807.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 4:54 AM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 4:54 AM1200 km746 miles648 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 4:54 AM1367 km850 miles738 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandMon 4:54 AM1814 km1127 miles980 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwaySun 5:54 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth N
YarenMon 4:54 AM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 4:54 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 5:54 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 6:54 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirMon 3:54 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmWest W
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