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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 29' South, Longitude: 143° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.83 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.7"974.77 miwest0° 09' 13.2"10.56 minorth975.12 mi
24 hours13° 18' 47.7"899.13 mieast3° 59' 22.5"274.21 minorth945.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 3:18 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 2:48 AM820 km510 miles443 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 2:48 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 4:48 AM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 2:48 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 1:48 AM2869 km1783 miles1549 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:48 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:48 AM3015 km1874 miles1628 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:48 AM3456 km2147 miles1866 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 12:48 AM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmWest-northwest WNW

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