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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 3:17 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 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° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.9 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' 30.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 30' 31.1"990.69 miwest0° 09' 24.7"10.78 misouth990.53 mi
24 hours12° 06' 25.4"826.72 mieast3° 33' 39.0"244.75 misouth857.69 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 PM312 km194 miles168 nmWest W
GizoMon 10:10 PM665 km413 miles359 nmWest W
LuganvilleMon 10:10 PM847 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArawaMon 9:10 PM861 km535 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaMon 9:10 PM987 km614 miles533 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 11:10 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaMon 10:10 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TarawaMon 11:10 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyMon 9:10 PM1713 km1065 miles925 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 11:10 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast E
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