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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 3:00:00 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 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 34' South, Longitude: 166° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 kilometres/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 12.9"997.35 miWest0° 11' 40.7"13.37 miNorth997.61 mi
24 hours12° 01' 55.7"828.36 miEast4° 41' 37.3"322.51 miNorth891.14 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 4:00 AM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kanton IslandFri 4:00 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 4:00 AM630 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
AtafuFri 4:00 AM698 km433 miles377 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaFri 4:00 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 3:00 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 5:00 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmNortheast NE
AlofiThu 4:00 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 3:00 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 5:00 AM1898 km1180 miles1025 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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