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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 15, 2014 at 11:38:00 AM.

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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: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 53' South, Longitude: 140° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.98 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.1"958.72 miWest0° 06' 53.2"7.89 miNorth959.03 mi
24 hours13° 55' 07.7"926.09 miEast3° 12' 31.9"220.61 miNorth958.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 2:08 AM774 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
PapeeteSun 1:38 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
Gambier IslandsSun 2:38 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSun 3:38 AM1507 km937 miles814 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 1:38 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:38 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 12:38 AM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:38 AM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:38 AM3379 km2099 miles1824 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 5:38 AM3475 km2159 miles1876 nmEast-southeast ESE

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