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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 5:04:00 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 17:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' North, Longitude: 173° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.06 meters/second, 1613.0 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 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.8"1002.20 miWest0° 11' 03.4"12.66 miNorth1002.16 mi
24 hours11° 17' 27.2"779.01 miEast4° 14' 18.5"291.25 miNorth829.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandSat 5:04 AM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
RawakiSun 6:04 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoSun 6:04 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmSouth S
TarawaSun 5:04 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmWest W
FunafutiSun 5:04 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 5:04 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiSun 7:04 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmEast E
ApiaSun 6:04 AM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth S
YarenSun 5:04 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSat 7:04 AM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNortheast NE

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