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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 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' 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.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 4:20 AM262 km163 miles142 nmWest-northwest WNW
RawakiSat 5:20 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoSat 5:20 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiSat 4:20 AM1134 km705 miles612 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaSat 4:20 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmWest W
ApiaSat 5:20 AM1488 km924 miles803 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 4:20 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSat 6:20 AM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmEast E
AlofiFri 5:20 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSat 4:20 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest W
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