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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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 146° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.88 meters/second, 1569.2 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.3 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' 01.3"974.95 miwest0° 09' 13.9"10.58 minorth975.30 mi
24 hours13° 18' 33.2"899.01 mieast3° 59' 37.1"274.51 minorth945.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMon 2:58 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaiohaeMon 3:28 AM845 km525 miles456 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 2:58 AM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 2:58 AM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 4:58 AM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 1:58 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:58 AM2737 km1701 miles1478 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:58 AM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:58 AM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 12:58 AM3607 km2241 miles1947 nmWest-northwest WNW
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