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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
This phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 41' North, Longitude: 147° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.42 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 42.0"985.36 miwest0° 08' 34.4"9.82 misouth985.66 mi
24 hours10° 51' 37.8"735.79 mieast3° 39' 32.9"251.50 misouth781.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 11:50 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluTue 11:50 AM1511 km939 miles816 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteTue 11:50 AM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 9:50 AM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:50 AM3483 km2165 miles1881 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:50 AM3579 km2224 miles1932 nmNorthwest NW
San Francisco *Tue 2:50 PM3839 km2386 miles2073 nmNortheast NE
ApiaWed 10:50 AM3867 km2403 miles2088 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaTue 11:50 AM3868 km2404 miles2089 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Tue 2:50 PM3890 km2417 miles2100 nmNortheast NE
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