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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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 08' South
Longitude: 161° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.27 meters/second, 1606.6 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 21.5"998.28 miwest0° 11' 42.4"13.41 minorth998.52 mi
24 hours11° 58' 55.5"825.54 mieast4° 41' 36.0"322.50 minorth888.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 4:10 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoFri 4:10 AM600 km373 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaFri 3:10 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
YarenFri 5:10 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNortheast NE
PalikirFri 4:10 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 5:10 AM1481 km920 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 4:10 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 3:10 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 5:10 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiFri 5:10 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmEast-southeast ESE
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