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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.

June Solstice 2011

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 MoonWednesday, June 15, 2011 at 8:14 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 23, 2011 at 11:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 17:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 53' South, Longitude: 171° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.26 meters/second, 1620.9 km/hour, 1007.2 miles/hour or 875.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 34.7"16.79 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.79 mi
1 hour14° 34' 42.0"1007.19 miwest0° 11' 54.3"13.63 minorth1007.37 mi
24 hours349° 58' 28.4"692.64 miwest4° 45' 05.6"326.49 minorth766.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaWed 5:16 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YarenWed 5:16 AM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiWed 5:16 AM1087 km676 miles587 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroWed 5:16 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmNorth N
Baker IslandTue 5:16 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraWed 4:16 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaWed 4:16 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmSouth S
PalikirWed 4:16 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaWed 5:16 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoTue 6:16 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmEast-southeast ESE
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