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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: 50%

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 Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 24' North, Longitude: 178° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 km/hour, 1002.4 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.4"1002.43 miwest0° 11' 14.0"12.87 minorth1002.47 mi
24 hours12° 01' 20.5"831.40 mieast4° 22' 27.2"300.58 minorth882.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Howland IslandThu 5:48 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 5:48 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
RawakiFri 6:48 AM992 km617 miles536 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 5:48 AM998 km620 miles539 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 5:48 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 5:48 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 6:48 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 5:48 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmWest W
ApiaFri 6:48 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaFri 5:48 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmSouth S
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