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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 5:10:00 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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 09' South, Longitude: 161° 40' 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"998.21 miWest0° 11' 42.3"13.41 miNorth998.45 mi
24 hours11° 58' 56.9"825.51 miEast4° 41' 36.2"322.48 miNorth888.23 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 AM510 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoFri 4:10 AM625 km389 miles338 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaFri 3:10 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest W
YarenFri 5:10 AM775 km481 miles418 nmNortheast NE
BukaFri 3:10 AM775 km482 miles419 nmWest W
PalikirFri 4:10 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 5:10 AM1455 km904 miles785 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 4:10 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 3:10 AM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 5:10 AM1731 km1076 miles935 nmNortheast NE

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