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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 17:00:00 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 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 176° 04' 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' 41.7"1003.74 miwest0° 11' 39.5"13.35 minorth1003.84 mi
24 hours348° 27' 26.9"798.37 miwest4° 33' 52.0"313.62 minorth857.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TabiteueaSat 5:00 AM166 km103 miles90 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSat 5:00 AM400 km249 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandFri 5:00 AM834 km518 miles450 nmEast E
FunafutiSat 5:00 AM955 km593 miles516 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroSat 5:00 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenSat 5:00 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest W
FakaofoSat 6:00 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaSat 5:00 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmSouth S
ApiaSat 6:00 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSat 4:00 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmWest-southwest WSW

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