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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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 59' South, Longitude: 149° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 24.8"998.60 miwest0° 11' 42.9"13.42 minorth998.83 mi
24 hours11° 57' 48.3"824.46 mieast4° 41' 33.6"322.45 minorth887.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeFri 4:00 AM323 km201 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 4:00 AM548 km340 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenFri 4:00 AM572 km356 miles309 nmWest W
BukaFri 4:00 AM596 km370 miles322 nmEast E
ArawaFri 4:00 AM706 km439 miles381 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoFri 5:00 AM901 km560 miles487 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 3:00 AM994 km617 miles537 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:00 AM1274 km791 miles688 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 4:00 AM1377 km855 miles743 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 5:00 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmNortheast NE
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