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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 17:54:00 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: 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 17:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 15' North, Longitude: 174° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.1"1002.03 miwest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 minorth1001.99 mi
24 hours348° 42' 52.5"778.48 miwest4° 13' 27.1"290.27 minorth828.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaSun 5:54 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroSun 5:54 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorthwest NW
YarenSun 5:54 AM998 km620 miles539 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSat 5:54 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSun 5:54 AM1504 km935 miles812 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirSun 4:54 AM1837 km1141 miles992 nmWest W
Wake IslandSun 5:54 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoSun 6:54 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraSun 4:54 AM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaSun 6:54 AM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmSoutheast SE

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