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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: 83%

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 Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 111° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.3"951.68 miwest0° 04' 53.4"5.60 minorth951.91 mi
24 hours13° 47' 53.6"910.85 mieast2° 27' 28.3"169.02 minorth932.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandSun 4:48 AM1095 km681 miles592 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 2:48 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 4:48 AM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 5:48 AM3760 km2336 miles2030 nmEast E
PapeeteSun 12:48 AM4030 km2504 miles2176 nmWest W
QuitoSun 5:48 AM4090 km2541 miles2208 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSun 4:48 AM4228 km2627 miles2283 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 4:48 AM4228 km2627 miles2283 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 4:48 AM4276 km2657 miles2309 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 4:48 AM4293 km2667 miles2318 nmNortheast NE
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