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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 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 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° 35' 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"998.52 miwest0° 11' 42.9"13.42 minorth998.76 mi
24 hours11° 57' 49.8"824.43 mieast4° 41' 33.6"322.43 minorth887.11 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 AM347 km216 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 4:00 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BukaFri 4:00 AM566 km352 miles306 nmEast E
Mount HagenFri 4:00 AM602 km374 miles325 nmWest W
ArawaFri 4:00 AM677 km420 miles365 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoFri 5:00 AM874 km543 miles472 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 3:00 AM1023 km635 miles552 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:00 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsFri 4:00 AM1385 km860 miles748 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirFri 5:00 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nmNortheast NE
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