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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: 21%
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 Monday, June 3, 2013 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 35' North
Longitude: 143° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.34 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 17.1"991.66 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.94 minorth991.49 mi
24 hours11° 07' 36.0"758.99 mieast3° 33' 53.9"245.06 minorth793.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 7:48 AM1762 km1095 miles952 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 7:48 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 7:48 AM3075 km1911 miles1660 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoTue 6:48 AM3729 km2317 miles2013 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los Angeles *Mon 10:48 AM3733 km2319 miles2015 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 10:48 AM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandMon 5:48 AM3809 km2367 miles2056 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 7:48 AM3850 km2393 miles2079 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloMon 10:48 AM4010 km2492 miles2165 nmNortheast NE
ApiaTue 6:48 AM4065 km2526 miles2195 nmSouthwest SW
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