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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 12:58:00 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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' South, Longitude: 146° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.87 meters/second, 1569.1 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' 01.2"974.87 miWest0° 09' 13.9"10.58 miNorth975.22 mi
24 hours13° 18' 34.8"898.97 miEast3° 59' 35.4"274.46 miNorth945.83 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 AM672 km418 miles363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaiohaeMon 3:28 AM818 km509 miles442 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaMon 2:58 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 2:58 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorthwest NW
AdamstownMon 4:58 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 1:58 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 1:58 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmWest W
ApiaTue 1:58 AM2785 km1730 miles1504 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 1:58 AM3239 km2013 miles1749 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandMon 12:58 AM3634 km2258 miles1962 nmWest-northwest WNW

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