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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 = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:58:00 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: 85%

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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 37' South, Longitude: 131° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.58 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.4"974.22 miWest0° 09' 09.2"10.49 miNorth974.57 mi
24 hours13° 20' 02.3"900.08 miEast3° 58' 07.6"272.78 miNorth946.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 2:28 AM944 km587 miles510 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownMon 3:58 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 1:58 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 5:58 AM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 1:58 AM3135 km1948 miles1693 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 1:58 AM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 12:58 AM4149 km2578 miles2240 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 12:58 AM4334 km2693 miles2340 nmWest W
ApiaTue 12:58 AM4343 km2698 miles2345 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 12:58 AM4717 km2931 miles2547 nmWest-southwest WSW

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