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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: 50%

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 Monday, July 29, 2013 at 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' North, Longitude: 165° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.55 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"974.16 miwest0° 07' 38.5"8.76 minorth973.92 mi
24 hours11° 28' 00.6"769.20 mieast2° 41' 58.3"185.63 minorth786.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 6:44 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 6:44 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 4:44 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 5:44 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 5:44 AM2690 km1671 miles1452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 4:44 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 4:44 AM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 4:44 AM3051 km1896 miles1648 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 4:44 AM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaTue 5:44 AM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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