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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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 15:54:00 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: 56%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 15:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 53' North, Longitude: 156° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.0"1002.43 miwest0° 11' 05.8"12.71 minorth1002.40 mi
24 hours11° 17' 56.2"779.77 mieast4° 15' 29.1"292.60 minorth830.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSun 5:54 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluSat 5:54 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmNorth N
FakaofoSun 4:54 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 3:54 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest W
PapeeteSat 5:54 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaSun 4:54 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaSat 5:54 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmSouth S
AlofiSat 4:54 AM2936 km1824 miles1585 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 3:54 AM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 3:54 AM3411 km2120 miles1842 nmWest W
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