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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 Sunday, June 30, 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 15:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' North, Longitude: 145° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.90 meters/second, 1601.6 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.9"995.10 miwest0° 10' 05.3"11.55 minorth994.96 mi
24 hours11° 12' 30.7"767.52 mieast3° 47' 07.0"260.16 minorth806.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 5:54 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 5:54 AM1999 km1242 miles1079 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 5:54 AM2881 km1790 miles1556 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 4:54 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 3:54 AM3588 km2229 miles1937 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 5:54 AM3622 km2251 miles1956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaMon 4:54 AM3818 km2372 miles2061 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Sun 8:54 AM3976 km2471 miles2147 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sun 8:54 AM3998 km2484 miles2159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 7:54 AM4018 km2497 miles2170 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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