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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 117° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.79 meters/second, 1525.6 km/hour, 948.0 miles/hour or 823.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.80 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.06 miSouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 19.4"947.71 miWest0° 03' 19.7"3.82 miSouth947.56 mi
24 hours14° 02' 37.2"922.86 miEast0° 46' 18.7"53.09 miSouth922.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandFri 12:56 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarFri 12:56 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangThu 11:56 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 11:56 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 1:56 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNortheast NE
SurakartaThu 11:56 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 12:56 AM1454 km904 miles785 nmNorth N
DarwinFri 2:26 AM1522 km945 miles822 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthFri 12:56 AM1538 km955 miles830 nmSouth S
BandungThu 11:56 PM1679 km1043 miles907 nmNorthwest NW

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