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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 16:54:00 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 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 30' South, Longitude: 177° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"1003.73 miwest0° 11' 39.5"13.35 minorth1003.83 mi
24 hours348° 27' 21.8"798.47 miwest4° 33' 55.4"313.68 minorth857.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSat 4:54 AM545 km339 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 4:54 AM673 km418 miles364 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 4:54 AM906 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 4:54 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSat 4:54 AM1180 km733 miles637 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 5:54 AM1586 km986 miles856 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaSat 5:54 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 4:54 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth S
Port VilaSat 3:54 AM2156 km1339 miles1164 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 3:54 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmWest-southwest WSW

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