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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 6:58:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' North, Longitude: 177° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.21 meters/second, 1617.2 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.5"1004.80 miWest0° 11' 13.4"12.85 miNorth1004.84 mi
24 hours348° 49' 37.7"772.62 miWest4° 22' 30.3"300.62 miNorth827.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSun 6:58 AM518 km322 miles280 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 6:58 AM666 km414 miles359 nmEast E
MajuroSun 6:58 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 6:58 AM1106 km687 miles597 nmSouth S
YarenSun 6:58 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 7:58 AM1710 km1063 miles924 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaSun 7:58 AM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSun 6:58 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 5:58 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSun 5:58 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmWest-southwest WSW

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