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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 159° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.80 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 23' 10.1"947.51 miWest0° 06' 26.2"7.38 miNorth947.82 mi
24 hours14° 23' 17.6"947.65 miEast3° 06' 29.3"213.72 miNorth979.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 1:42 AM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 12:42 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 1:42 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmEast E
ApiaTue 12:42 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 12:42 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaTue 12:42 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 1:42 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 11:42 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 11:42 PM2484 km1544 miles1341 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 11:42 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNorthwest NW

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