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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 5:00:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 05' North, Longitude: 172° 24' West

The ground speed is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 kilometres/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"1002.21 miWest0° 11' 03.6"12.67 miNorth1002.18 mi
24 hours11° 17' 28.9"779.06 miEast4° 14' 22.6"291.33 miNorth829.16 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Howland IslandSat 5:00 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSat 5:00 AM625 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
Kanton IslandSun 6:00 AM766 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
RawakiSun 6:00 AM883 km549 miles477 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSun 6:00 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 5:00 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:00 AM1677 km1042 miles906 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiSun 7:00 AM1692 km1051 miles914 nmEast E
MajuroSun 5:00 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaSun 6:00 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth S

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