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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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 18:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 52' North, Longitude: 172° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.13 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 07.3"997.88 miwest0° 10' 30.1"12.03 minorth997.79 mi
24 hours11° 55' 54.5"821.03 mieast3° 59' 03.5"273.81 minorth862.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Baker IslandFri 6:18 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaSat 6:18 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 7:18 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmSouth S
MajuroSat 6:18 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 8:18 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiSat 6:18 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaSat 7:18 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmSouth S
YarenSat 6:18 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluFri 8:18 AM2363 km1469 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 7:18 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth N
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