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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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 125° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.71 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.87 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.6"952.14 miwest0° 05' 00.3"5.74 minorth952.37 mi
24 hours13° 46' 49.7"910.08 mieast2° 30' 00.0"171.91 minorth931.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 3:48 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandSun 5:48 AM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 1:48 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 1:48 AM3572 km2220 miles1929 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 1:48 AM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSun 5:48 AM4377 km2720 miles2364 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 12:48 AM4640 km2883 miles2505 nmWest W
ApiaMon 12:48 AM4915 km3054 miles2654 nmWest W
Mexico City *Sun 6:48 AM5015 km3116 miles2708 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 12:48 AM5173 km3214 miles2793 nmWest-southwest WSW
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