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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 6:17 PM
This phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 29, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' North, Longitude: 179° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.30 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.9"973.55 miwest0° 07' 34.2"8.67 minorth973.31 mi
24 hours11° 28' 08.1"768.86 mieast2° 40' 06.3"183.48 minorth785.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 5:44 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 6:44 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 5:44 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandTue 5:44 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 5:44 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenTue 5:44 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluMon 7:44 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiTue 5:44 AM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 4:44 AM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 6:44 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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