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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 5:00:00 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 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' South, Longitude: 164° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.24 meters/second, 1606.5 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' 20.8"998.14 miWest0° 11' 42.2"13.40 miNorth998.38 mi
24 hours11° 59' 10.5"825.73 miEast4° 41' 36.4"322.49 miNorth888.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenFri 5:00 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 4:00 AM655 km407 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
GizoFri 4:00 AM863 km536 miles466 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaFri 3:00 AM950 km590 miles513 nmWest W
TarawaFri 5:00 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaFri 4:00 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 4:00 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MajuroFri 5:00 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiFri 5:00 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyFri 3:00 AM1923 km1195 miles1039 nmWest-southwest WSW

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