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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: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 139° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.3"1004.95 miwest0° 11' 16.5"12.91 minorth1005.01 mi
24 hours11° 11' 44.8"774.40 mieast4° 24' 22.4"302.77 minorth830.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 6:00 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmWest W
PapeeteSat 6:00 AM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 6:00 AM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownSat 8:00 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSat 6:00 AM3287 km2043 miles1775 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoSun 5:00 AM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaSun 5:00 AM3908 km2429 miles2110 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSat 5:00 AM3983 km2475 miles2151 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 4:00 AM4115 km2557 miles2222 nmWest W
Los Angeles *Sat 9:00 AM4295 km2669 miles2319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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