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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 16:44:00 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: 55%

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 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' North, Longitude: 168° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.3"1002.27 miwest0° 11' 04.1"12.68 minorth1002.23 mi
24 hours11° 17' 35.3"779.23 mieast4° 14' 38.7"291.64 minorth829.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiSun 5:44 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandSat 4:44 AM981 km610 miles530 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 6:44 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmEast E
FakaofoSun 5:44 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSun 4:44 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaSun 5:44 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 4:44 AM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmWest W
HonoluluSat 6:44 AM2233 km1387 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroSun 4:44 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmWest W
AlofiSat 5:44 AM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmSouth S
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