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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 = Sunday, July 28, 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: 60%

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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' North, Longitude: 178° 39' 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"986.86 miWest0° 09' 18.2"10.66 miNorth986.67 mi
24 hours11° 26' 43.6"777.79 miEast3° 24' 36.2"234.41 miNorth807.70 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 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 4:54 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 4:54 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandMon 4:54 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmWest-northwest WNW
MidwaySun 5:54 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth N
YarenMon 4:54 AM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 4:54 AM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 5:54 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 6:54 AM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 6:54 AM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmEast-southeast ESE

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