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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 76%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.3"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.8"||998.60 mi||west||0° 11' 42.9"||13.42 mi||north||998.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 48.3"||824.46 mi||east||4° 41' 33.6"||322.45 mi||north||887.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Fri 4:00 AM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm||SW|
|Port Moresby||Fri 4:00 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm||SSW|
|Mount Hagen||Fri 4:00 AM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm||W|
|Buka||Fri 4:00 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm||E|
|Arawa||Fri 4:00 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm||ESE|
|Gizo||Fri 5:00 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm||ESE|
|Jayapura||Fri 3:00 AM||994 km||617 miles||537 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Fri 5:00 AM||1274 km||791 miles||688 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Fri 4:00 AM||1377 km||855 miles||743 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Fri 5:00 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm||NE|
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