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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 16:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 16:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 09' North, Longitude: 158° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.15 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.2"1002.42 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.89 minorth1002.46 mi
24 hours12° 01' 54.0"832.07 mieast4° 23' 22.9"301.62 minorth883.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 6:28 AM146 km91 miles79 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoFri 5:28 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 4:28 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmWest W
ApiaFri 5:28 AM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 6:28 AM2231 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth N
PapeeteThu 6:28 AM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaThu 6:28 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmSouth S
AlofiThu 5:28 AM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiFri 4:28 AM2700 km1678 miles1458 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 5:28 AM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmSouthwest SW
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