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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: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 14' North, Longitude: 177° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.73 meters/second, 1619.0 km/hour, 1006.0 miles/hour or 874.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.77 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.8"1005.99 miwest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 misouth1006.08 mi
24 hours11° 09' 38.7"772.05 mieast4° 25' 32.3"304.10 misouth829.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 5:24 PM109 km68 miles59 nmEast E
Howland IslandSat 5:24 PM113 km70 miles61 nmNortheast NE
RawakiSun 6:24 PM869 km540 miles469 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 5:24 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSun 5:24 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 6:24 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSun 5:24 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaSun 6:24 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 5:24 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmWest W
SuvaSun 5:24 PM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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