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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 of the movement is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 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.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiFri 4:00 AM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandThu 4:00 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNortheast NE
TarawaFri 4:00 AM973 km604 miles525 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 5:00 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenFri 4:00 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 4:00 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 5:00 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroFri 4:00 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaFri 3:00 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 5:00 AM1870 km1162 miles1009 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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