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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 = Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 2:50:00 PM.

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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: 77%

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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 14:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 36' South, Longitude: 164° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.86 meters/second, 1605.1 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.1"997.28 miWest0° 11' 40.5"13.37 miNorth997.54 mi
24 hours12° 02' 09.6"828.58 miEast4° 41' 37.0"322.50 miNorth891.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 3:50 AM716 km445 miles387 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 3:50 AM846 km525 miles457 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 4:50 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmNortheast NE
ApiaFri 3:50 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 2:50 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 3:50 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RarotongaThu 4:50 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 2:50 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmWest W
NukualofaFri 3:50 AM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteThu 4:50 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSoutheast SE

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