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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 = Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:28:00 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: 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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 32' North, Longitude: 172° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.11 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' 44.3"1002.32 miWest0° 11' 13.3"12.85 miNorth1002.36 mi
24 hours347° 58' 54.9"831.00 miWest4° 21' 59.5"300.03 miNorth881.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaFri 6:28 AM49 km30 miles26 nmEast-southeast ESE
MajuroFri 6:28 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YarenFri 6:28 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 6:28 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmEast E
FunafutiFri 6:28 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirFri 5:28 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraFri 5:28 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandFri 6:28 AM2068 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoFri 7:28 AM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 5:28 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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