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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 17:38:00 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: 91%

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 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 10' South, Longitude: 132° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.31 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.9"962.40 miwest0° 07' 30.8"8.61 minorth962.72 mi
24 hours13° 46' 45.8"919.99 mieast3° 25' 31.4"235.48 minorth956.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineMon 3:08 AM93 km58 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinMon 3:08 AM363 km225 miles196 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekMon 3:08 AM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsMon 3:08 AM952 km592 miles514 nmSouth S
BaucauMon 2:38 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 2:38 AM1069 km664 miles577 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 3:38 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmEast E
ManokwariMon 2:38 AM1588 km987 miles858 nmNorth N
JayapuraMon 2:38 AM1647 km1024 miles890 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 3:38 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmEast-northeast ENE

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