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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 Monday, June 24, 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 143° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.35 meters/second, 1524.0 km/hour, 947.0 miles/hour or 822.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.78 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 23' 05.6"946.77 miwest0° 06' 17.3"7.21 minorth947.08 mi
24 hours14° 25' 27.3"949.36 mieast3° 03' 22.6"210.16 minorth979.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 12:32 AM685 km425 miles370 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 2:32 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMon 12:32 AM1784 km1109 miles963 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 12:32 AM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 11:32 PM2830 km1758 miles1528 nmWest W
ApiaMon 11:32 PM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:32 PM3180 km1976 miles1717 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 11:32 PM3379 km2100 miles1825 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 4:32 AM3609 km2243 miles1949 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 10:32 PM4064 km2525 miles2194 nmWest W
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