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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 15, 2014 at 11:38:00 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: 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
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 AM3110 km1933 miles1680 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:38 AM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:38 AM3382 km2101 miles1826 nmWest W
Easter IslandSun 5:38 AM3475 km2159 miles1876 nmEast-southeast ESE

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