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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: 24%
Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 25' South
Longitude: 132° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 28' 43.5"997.11 miwest0° 11' 03.0"12.66 minorth997.34 mi
24 hours12° 24' 37.9"854.68 mieast4° 30' 40.3"309.99 minorth911.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeThu 7:32 AM896 km557 miles484 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownThu 9:02 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmSouth S
PapeeteThu 7:02 AM2316 km1439 miles1250 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiFri 7:02 AM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter Island *Thu 12:02 PM3411 km2120 miles1842 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaThu 7:02 AM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 7:02 AM4072 km2530 miles2198 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoFri 6:02 AM4327 km2689 miles2336 nmWest W
AlofiThu 6:02 AM4357 km2707 miles2352 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaFri 6:02 AM4433 km2755 miles2394 nmWest-southwest WSW
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