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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%

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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 52' South, Longitude: 154° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.66 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 36.0"1003.55 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1003.67 mi
24 hours11° 34' 18.8"800.35 mieast4° 35' 00.1"314.92 minorth859.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 5:00 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteFri 5:00 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 4:00 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaFri 5:00 AM2313 km1438 miles1249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaSat 4:00 AM2346 km1457 miles1266 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandFri 3:00 AM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmWest W
HonoluluFri 5:00 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth N
AlofiFri 4:00 AM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiSat 3:00 AM2990 km1858 miles1614 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaSat 4:00 AM3143 km1953 miles1697 nmSouthwest SW
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