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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 17:48:00 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: 50%

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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 24' North, Longitude: 177° 46' 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.4"1002.36 miwest0° 11' 14.1"12.86 minorth1002.40 mi
24 hours12° 01' 21.0"831.36 mieast4° 22' 27.9"300.57 minorth882.54 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 AM144 km89 miles78 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandThu 5:48 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
RawakiFri 6:48 AM968 km601 miles522 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaFri 5:48 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmWest W
FunafutiFri 5:48 AM1147 km713 miles619 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 5:48 AM1380 km857 miles745 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 6:48 AM1394 km866 miles752 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 5:48 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmWest W
ApiaFri 6:48 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaFri 5:48 AM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmSouth S

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