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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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 147° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.76 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.9"945.06 miwest0° 02' 42.2"3.10 minorth945.19 mi
24 hours14° 03' 54.5"922.51 mieast1° 38' 34.8"112.99 minorth933.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TownsvilleSun 2:48 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
Charters TowersSun 2:48 AM240 km149 miles129 nmSouthwest SW
Lindeman IslandSun 2:48 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairnsSun 2:48 AM284 km177 miles153 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySun 2:48 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorth N
BrisbaneSun 2:48 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSun 2:18 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraSun 3:48 AM1649 km1024 miles890 nmNortheast NE
SydneySun 2:48 AM1731 km1075 miles934 nmSouth S
CanberraSun 2:48 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmSouth S

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