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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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 57' North, Longitude: 179° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 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' 07.5"997.79 miwest0° 10' 28.8"12.00 minorth997.70 mi
24 hours348° 04' 07.2"820.92 miwest3° 58' 26.1"273.11 minorth861.72 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 6:48 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSoutheast SE
TarawaSat 6:48 AM878 km545 miles474 nmSouthwest SW
MajuroSat 6:48 AM926 km575 miles500 nmWest W
YarenSat 6:48 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSat 6:48 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmSouth S
FakaofoSat 7:48 AM1983 km1232 miles1070 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandSat 6:48 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmNorthwest NW
PalikirSat 5:48 AM2360 km1467 miles1275 nmWest W
ApiaSat 7:48 AM2392 km1486 miles1292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MidwayFri 7:48 AM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth N
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