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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 = Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 09' North, Longitude: 146° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.88 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.59 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.9"995.06 miWest0° 10' 05.0"11.55 miNorth994.91 mi
24 hours11° 12' 30.3"767.49 miEast3° 46' 58.9"260.00 miNorth806.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 6:00 AM1381 km858 miles745 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluSun 6:00 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteSun 6:00 AM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmSouth S
FakaofoMon 5:00 AM3348 km2081 miles1808 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 4:00 AM3432 km2133 miles1853 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 6:00 AM3557 km2210 miles1920 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaMon 5:00 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmSouthwest SW
MidwaySun 5:00 AM3922 km2437 miles2117 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 5:00 AM3952 km2456 miles2134 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Sun 9:00 AM4079 km2535 miles2203 nmNortheast NE

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