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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 19' South
Longitude: 148° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.6"1000.92 miwest0° 10' 00.3"11.46 misouth1000.85 mi
24 hours11° 29' 35.3"791.63 mieast3° 54' 19.1"268.39 misouth832.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LaeSun 9:20 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 9:20 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mount HagenSun 9:20 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest W
ArawaSun 9:20 PM778 km484 miles420 nmEast E
JayapuraSun 8:20 PM929 km577 miles502 nmWest-northwest WNW
GizoSun 10:20 PM962 km598 miles519 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsSun 9:20 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSun 10:20 PM1333 km829 miles720 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSun 8:20 PM1689 km1049 miles912 nmWest-northwest WNW
PalikirSun 10:20 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNortheast NE
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