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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 43' North, Longitude: 161° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.24 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 06.8"998.19 miwest0° 10' 32.0"12.06 minorth998.11 mi
24 hours11° 55' 57.4"821.35 mieast4° 00' 01.6"274.93 minorth862.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiSat 7:28 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluFri 7:28 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 5:28 AM1807 km1123 miles975 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 6:28 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaSat 6:28 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiSat 5:28 AM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 7:28 AM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AlofiFri 6:28 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 5:28 AM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 7:28 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmSouth S
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