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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 12:48:00 PM.

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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: 84%

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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 143° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.82 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.25 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.6"974.76 miWest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 miNorth975.11 mi
24 hours13° 18' 49.3"899.15 miEast3° 59' 21.0"274.18 miNorth945.94 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 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 2:48 AM841 km523 miles454 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaMon 2:48 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 4:48 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 2:48 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 1:48 AM2898 km1800 miles1565 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:48 AM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:48 AM3045 km1892 miles1644 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:48 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 12:48 AM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmWest-northwest WNW

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