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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 18:00:00 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: 65%

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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 17' South, Longitude: 161° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.77 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 44.4"1003.82 miwest0° 11' 38.6"13.33 minorth1003.91 mi
24 hours11° 31' 41.7"797.41 mieast4° 33' 16.1"312.93 minorth855.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenSat 6:00 AM598 km372 miles323 nmEast E
PalikirSat 5:00 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaSat 4:00 AM935 km581 miles505 nmSouthwest SW
BukaSat 4:00 AM953 km592 miles515 nmSouthwest SW
GizoSat 5:00 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 5:00 AM1026 km638 miles554 nmSouth S
TarawaSat 6:00 AM1288 km801 miles696 nmEast E
MajuroSat 6:00 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 4:00 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaSat 5:00 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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