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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 4:00:00 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: 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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' South, Longitude: 178° 34' East

The ground speed is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.8 kilometres/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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"16.63 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 16.8"997.75 miWest0° 11' 41.5"13.39 miNorth998.00 mi
24 hours347° 59' 27.5"827.04 miWest4° 41' 37.6"322.51 miNorth889.79 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
FunafutiFri 4:00 AM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TabiteueaFri 4:00 AM627 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandThu 4:00 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNortheast NE
Howland IslandThu 4:00 AM868 km539 miles469 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 4:00 AM973 km604 miles525 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 5:00 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:00 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 4:00 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 5:00 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 4:00 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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