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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, June 28, 2013 at 4:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 37' South, Longitude: 174° 16' West

The ground speed is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 kilometres/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 39.8"1003.68 miWest0° 11' 40.0"13.36 miNorth1003.79 mi
24 hours11° 33' 07.7"799.03 miEast4° 34' 15.2"314.06 miNorth858.06 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 4:20 AM262 km163 miles142 nmWest-northwest WNW
Howland IslandFri 4:20 AM305 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kanton IslandSat 5:20 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
RawakiSat 5:20 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
AtafuSat 5:20 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSat 5:20 AM1025 km637 miles554 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSat 4:20 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:20 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmWest W
ApiaSat 5:20 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 4:20 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmWest-northwest WNW

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