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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: 88%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, May 7, 2014 at 3:17 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 16' South, Longitude: 153° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.53 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.8"1000.97 miwest0° 10' 00.6"11.46 misouth1000.90 mi
24 hours11° 29' 05.7"791.08 mieast3° 54' 31.4"268.60 misouth832.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaSun 9:00 PM108 km67 miles58 nmEast E
ArawaSun 9:00 PM231 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSun 10:00 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSun 9:00 PM762 km474 miles412 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraSun 10:00 PM829 km515 miles448 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbySun 9:00 PM857 km532 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirSun 10:00 PM1435 km891 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSun 8:00 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 9:00 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 11:00 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmEast-northeast ENE
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