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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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 158° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.25 meters/second, 1505.7 km/hour, 935.6 miles/hour or 813.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.59 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.8"935.33 miwest0° 02' 53.8"3.32 minorth935.48 mi
24 hours15° 01' 37.6"978.32 mieast1° 49' 39.7"125.71 minorth991.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaSun 12:32 AM236 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 12:32 AM938 km583 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 11:32 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmWest W
ApiaSun 11:32 PM1592 km989 miles859 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaSun 11:32 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmWest W
FakaofoSun 11:32 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiMon 12:32 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N
SuvaSun 10:32 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 10:32 PM2737 km1700 miles1478 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownSun 2:32 AM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmEast-southeast ESE
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