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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: 40%

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 Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 57' North, Longitude: 168° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.63 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.02 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.0"960.88 miwest0° 05' 39.5"6.48 minorth960.66 mi
24 hours11° 31' 58.5"763.22 mieast1° 52' 08.3"128.55 minorth770.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 7:44 AM1181 km734 miles637 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayTue 6:44 AM1568 km974 miles847 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 7:44 AM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 5:44 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 5:44 AM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmWest-southwest WSW
Wake IslandWed 5:44 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmWest W
TarawaWed 5:44 AM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoWed 6:44 AM2931 km1822 miles1583 nmSouth S
FunafutiWed 5:44 AM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 5:44 AM3355 km2084 miles1811 nmWest-southwest WSW
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