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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: 94%

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 Monday, May 12, 2014 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 12' South, Longitude: 162° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.0"990.75 miwest0° 09' 24.7"10.78 misouth990.59 mi
24 hours12° 06' 27.1"826.80 mieast3° 33' 37.8"244.74 misouth857.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraMon 10:10 PM282 km175 miles152 nmWest W
GizoMon 10:10 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest W
ArawaMon 9:10 PM834 km518 miles450 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleMon 10:10 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSoutheast SE
BukaMon 9:10 PM960 km597 miles519 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 11:10 PM1076 km668 miles581 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaMon 10:10 PM1134 km705 miles612 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 11:10 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyMon 9:10 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 11:10 PM1839 km1143 miles993 nmEast E
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