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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: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 30' North, Longitude: 123° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 29' 09.7"1000.21 miwest0° 11' 10.8"12.80 minorth1000.19 mi
24 hours12° 13' 53.1"844.54 mieast4° 16' 55.8"294.27 minorth891.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 5:48 AM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Thu 7:48 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 4:48 AM3240 km2013 miles1749 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Thu 5:48 AM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmNorth N
PhoenixThu 5:48 AM3522 km2188 miles1902 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteThu 2:48 AM3688 km2292 miles1991 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandThu 6:48 AM3711 km2306 miles2004 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Las Vegas *Thu 5:48 AM3714 km2308 miles2005 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 2:48 AM3765 km2340 miles2033 nmWest W
San Francisco *Thu 5:48 AM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmNorth N
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