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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 16:00:00 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: 66%

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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 41' South, Longitude: 169° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 38.8"1003.65 miwest0° 11' 40.3"13.37 minorth1003.76 mi
24 hours11° 33' 25.3"799.35 mieast4° 34' 26.6"314.28 minorth858.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSat 5:00 AM366 km227 miles197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandFri 4:00 AM791 km491 miles427 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 5:00 AM982 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSat 6:00 AM1375 km854 miles743 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaSat 5:00 AM1478 km918 miles798 nmSouth S
FunafutiSat 4:00 AM1529 km950 miles825 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:00 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmWest W
AlofiFri 5:00 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 4:00 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSat 4:00 AM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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