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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 15:50:00 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: 85%

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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 58' South, Longitude: 168° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.42 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.5"985.00 miwest0° 10' 59.4"12.59 minorth985.35 mi
24 hours347° 20' 36.9"862.29 miwest4° 33' 23.9"313.14 minorth922.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 2:50 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaThu 2:50 AM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 2:50 AM920 km572 miles497 nmWest W
YarenThu 3:50 AM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 3:50 AM1208 km750 miles652 nmEast E
TarawaThu 3:50 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NoumeaThu 2:50 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouth S
SuvaThu 3:50 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 3:50 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 3:50 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast-northeast ENE
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