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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 11:48:00 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' South, Longitude: 143° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.72 meters/second, 1543.4 km/hour, 959.0 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 06.8"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.6"958.82 miwest0° 06' 54.2"7.91 minorth959.13 mi
24 hours13° 54' 54.1"925.92 mieast3° 12' 54.6"221.04 minorth958.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 1:48 AM705 km438 miles381 nmWest-southwest WSW
TaiohaeSun 2:18 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 3:48 AM1702 km1057 miles919 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 1:48 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:48 AM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 12:48 AM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:48 AM3082 km1915 miles1664 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 12:48 AM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 12:48 AM3425 km2128 miles1849 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandSun 5:48 AM3708 km2304 miles2002 nmEast-southeast ESE

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