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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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 157° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.63 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.79 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 09.4"947.40 miwest0° 06' 24.9"7.36 minorth947.71 mi
24 hours14° 23' 36.3"947.89 mieast3° 06' 02.9"213.22 minorth979.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 1:32 AM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteMon 1:32 AM843 km524 miles455 nmEast E
AlofiMon 12:32 AM1317 km819 miles711 nmWest W
ApiaTue 12:32 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 12:32 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:32 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 1:32 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 11:32 PM2547 km1583 miles1375 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 11:32 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 11:32 PM2879 km1789 miles1554 nmNorthwest NW

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