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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 16:54:00 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 16:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 18' North, Longitude: 159° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.72 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.5"994.69 miwest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 minorth994.54 mi
24 hours11° 12' 28.2"767.15 mieast3° 45' 45.5"258.61 minorth805.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 6:54 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSun 6:54 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth N
Baker IslandSun 4:54 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoMon 5:54 AM2338 km1453 miles1263 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaMon 5:54 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySun 5:54 AM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNorthwest NW
FunafutiMon 4:54 AM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSun 6:54 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 4:54 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroMon 4:54 AM3217 km1999 miles1737 nmWest W
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