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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 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 20, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 55' North
Longitude: 178° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.09 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 07.4"997.84 miwest0° 10' 29.2"12.01 minorth997.75 mi
24 hours11° 55' 53.3"820.97 mieast3° 58' 38.1"273.34 minorth861.85 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 6:38 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaSat 6:38 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 6:38 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest W
FunafutiSat 6:38 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSouth S
YarenSat 6:38 AM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoSat 7:38 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSat 6:38 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaSat 7:38 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiSat 8:38 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmEast E
MidwayFri 7:38 AM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth N
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