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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 09:32:00 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: 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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 143° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.12 meters/second, 1505.2 km/hour, 935.3 miles/hour or 812.8 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' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 21' 57.4"935.04 miwest0° 02' 44.8"3.15 minorth935.17 mi
24 hours15° 02' 41.9"979.20 mieast1° 46' 14.8"121.80 minorth991.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSat 11:32 PM659 km410 miles356 nmWest-northwest WNW
Gambier IslandsSun 12:32 AM987 km613 miles533 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownSun 1:32 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaSat 11:32 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest W
AlofiSat 10:32 PM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 11:32 PM2817 km1750 miles1521 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaSun 10:32 PM3051 km1896 miles1647 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 10:32 PM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 10:32 PM3276 km2035 miles1769 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 3:32 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmEast-southeast ESE

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