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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: 40%

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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' North, Longitude: 177° 23' 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"1004.86 miwest0° 11' 13.4"12.85 minorth1004.91 mi
24 hours348° 49' 38.2"772.66 miwest4° 22' 29.6"300.62 minorth827.73 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 AM488 km303 miles263 nmWest W
Baker IslandSat 6:58 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast E
MajuroSun 6:58 AM938 km583 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiSun 6:58 AM1111 km691 miles600 nmSouth S
YarenSun 6:58 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 7:58 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaSun 7:58 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSun 6:58 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmSouth S
PalikirSun 5:58 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSun 5:58 AM2272 km1411 miles1227 nmWest-southwest WSW
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