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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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 15:00:00 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: 86%

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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 07' South, Longitude: 179° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 23.4"984.46 miwest0° 10' 57.1"12.54 minorth984.81 mi
24 hours12° 40' 54.4"863.62 mieast4° 32' 47.4"312.44 minorth923.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiThu 3:00 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorthwest NW
Mata-UtuThu 3:00 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaThu 3:00 AM707 km440 miles382 nmSouth S
LautokaThu 3:00 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Thu 4:00 AM901 km560 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiThu 3:00 AM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaThu 3:00 AM912 km567 miles492 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoThu 4:00 AM925 km575 miles500 nmEast E
ApiaThu 4:00 AM950 km590 miles513 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandWed 3:00 AM1192 km741 miles644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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