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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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, August 6, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 42' North, Longitude: 145° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.42 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 41.9"985.20 miwest0° 08' 33.8"9.81 misouth985.51 mi
24 hours10° 51' 40.5"735.73 mieast3° 39' 21.4"251.27 misouth781.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 11:40 AM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 11:40 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:40 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 9:40 AM3664 km2277 miles1978 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Francisco *Tue 2:40 PM3683 km2288 miles1989 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoWed 10:40 AM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:40 PM3702 km2300 miles1999 nmNortheast NE
MidwayTue 10:40 AM3796 km2358 miles2049 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 11:40 AM3968 km2466 miles2143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloTue 2:40 PM4052 km2518 miles2188 nmEast-northeast ENE

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