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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 100%

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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' South, Longitude: 138° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.08 meters/second, 1505.1 km/hour, 935.2 miles/hour or 812.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.59 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.9"934.93 miwest0° 02' 41.4"3.09 minorth935.07 mi
24 hours15° 03' 04.8"979.52 mieast1° 44' 59.5"120.36 minorth992.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gambier IslandsSun 12:10 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSun 1:10 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 11:10 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 11:10 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 3:10 AM3081 km1914 miles1663 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiSun 11:10 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSat 10:10 PM3294 km2047 miles1778 nmWest W
ApiaSun 10:10 PM3599 km2236 miles1943 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:10 PM3701 km2300 miles1999 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 10:10 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmWest W

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