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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 phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 29, 2013 at 17:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 19' North
Longitude: 178° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.26 meters/second, 1566.9 km/hour, 973.6 miles/hour or 846.1 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"973.51 miwest0° 07' 33.3"8.66 minorth973.28 mi
24 hours348° 31' 50.3"768.87 miwest2° 39' 45.1"183.08 minorth785.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 5:54 AM1087 km675 miles587 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 5:54 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmWest-northwest WNW
TarawaTue 5:54 AM1529 km950 miles825 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayMon 6:54 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandMon 5:54 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 5:54 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouthwest SW
PalikirTue 4:54 AM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 5:54 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmSouth S
HonoluluMon 7:54 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoTue 6:54 AM2875 km1787 miles1552 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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