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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 5:45 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM

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° 32' 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 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 41.9"985.28 miwest0° 08' 34.4"9.82 misouth985.58 mi
24 hours10° 51' 38.2"735.73 mieast3° 39' 31.6"251.46 misouth781.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluTue 11:50 AM1531 km952 miles827 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 11:50 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:50 AM3239 km2012 miles1749 nmSouth S
Baker IslandTue 9:50 AM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 10:50 AM3506 km2179 miles1893 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayTue 10:50 AM3603 km2239 miles1945 nmNorthwest NW
San Francisco *Tue 2:50 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Tue 2:50 PM3868 km2404 miles2089 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaTue 11:50 AM3879 km2410 miles2094 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaWed 10:50 AM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmSouthwest SW
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