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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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' South, Longitude: 136° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 52.2"1000.58 miwest0° 09' 59.6"11.45 misouth1000.51 mi
24 hours11° 30' 43.9"792.71 mieast3° 53' 49.9"267.81 misouth833.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraSun 9:10 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE
ManokwariSun 9:10 PM590 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AmbonSun 9:10 PM972 km604 miles525 nmWest-northwest WNW
DarwinSun 9:40 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySun 10:10 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliSun 9:10 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokSun 9:10 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth N
ManadoSun 8:10 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsSun 10:10 PM1605 km997 miles866 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloSun 8:10 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmWest-northwest WNW
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