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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 76%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' South, Longitude: 166° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.22 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 29' 20.2"998.16 miwest0° 11' 42.1"13.40 minorth998.40 mi
24 hours11° 59' 22.6"825.98 mieast4° 41' 36.7"322.52 minorth888.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 4:50 AM522 km325 miles282 nmNorth N
HoniaraFri 3:50 AM835 km519 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaFri 4:50 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 3:50 AM1405 km873 miles758 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 4:50 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiFri 4:50 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirFri 3:50 AM1612 km1001 miles870 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaFri 4:50 AM1951 km1213 miles1054 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 4:50 AM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyFri 2:50 AM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmWest-southwest WSW
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