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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: 28%

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 Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' North, Longitude: 118° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.64 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.3"998.99 miwest0° 10' 22.2"11.88 minorth998.89 mi
24 hours11° 04' 54.2"761.50 mieast3° 56' 33.4"270.95 minorth804.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluMon 7:48 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
Puerto PrincesaMon 7:48 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth N
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 7:48 AM411 km255 miles222 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zamboanga CityMon 7:48 AM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
Pekan TutongMon 7:48 AM448 km279 miles242 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala BelaitMon 7:48 AM501 km311 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW
MiriMon 7:48 AM534 km332 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Iloilo CityMon 7:48 AM655 km407 miles353 nmNortheast NE
Marawi CityMon 7:48 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
BacolodMon 7:48 AM684 km425 miles369 nmNortheast NE

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