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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 3:15 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 16' South
Longitude: 153° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 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 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.8"1001.03 miwest0° 10' 00.6"11.46 misouth1000.96 mi
24 hours11° 29' 07.2"791.17 mieast3° 54' 30.7"268.61 misouth832.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaSun 9:00 PM258 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoSun 10:00 PM490 km304 miles265 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSun 9:00 PM733 km455 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 9:00 PM831 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraSun 10:00 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalikirSun 10:00 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraSun 8:00 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 9:00 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 11:00 PM1586 km986 miles857 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaSun 10:00 PM2127 km1322 miles1148 nmSoutheast SE
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