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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 Tuesday, June 25, 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: 94%

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 Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 143° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.27 meters/second, 1552.6 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.08 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.7"964.55 miwest0° 09' 03.1"10.37 minorth964.94 mi
24 hours13° 35' 25.9"909.27 mieast3° 58' 56.8"273.76 minorth956.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 2:02 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteTue 1:32 AM757 km470 miles409 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 3:32 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaTue 1:32 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiWed 1:32 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 12:32 AM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 12:32 AM3091 km1921 miles1669 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:32 AM3116 km1936 miles1682 nmWest W
NukualofaWed 12:32 AM3466 km2154 miles1871 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandTue 5:32 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmEast-southeast ESE
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