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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' South, Longitude: 157° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.16 meters/second, 1501.8 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 810.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.55 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 misouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 21' 57.3"932.85 miwest0° 00' 29.5"0.56 misouth932.82 mi
24 hours15° 14' 36.2"989.79 mieast0° 30' 50.4"35.36 minorth992.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaSat 11:32 PM920 km572 miles497 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneSat 10:32 PM947 km589 miles511 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaSat 11:32 PM1132 km704 miles611 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraSat 11:32 PM1209 km751 miles653 nmNorth N
CairnsSat 10:32 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port MoresbySat 10:32 PM1650 km1026 miles891 nmNorthwest NW
SydneySat 10:32 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSat 10:32 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaSun 12:32 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmEast E
MelbourneSat 10:32 PM2320 km1441 miles1253 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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