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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 3:40:00 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: 76%

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 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 26' South, Longitude: 176° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.5"997.62 miWest0° 11' 41.2"13.38 miNorth997.87 mi
24 hours12° 01' 00.1"827.48 miEast4° 41' 37.7"322.51 miNorth890.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AtafuFri 4:40 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 3:40 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
Kanton IslandFri 4:40 AM620 km385 miles335 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandThu 3:40 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
RawakiFri 4:40 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Howland IslandThu 3:40 AM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 4:40 AM738 km459 miles398 nmSoutheast SE
Mata-UtuFri 3:40 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 4:40 AM1070 km665 miles578 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaFri 3:40 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmWest-northwest WNW

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