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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: 81%

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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 59' South, Longitude: 176° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.58 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.7"954.08 miwest0° 05' 27.5"6.26 minorth954.33 mi
24 hours346° 17' 34.6"906.92 miwest2° 39' 52.8"183.23 minorth931.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaMon 3:48 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiMon 3:48 AM145 km90 miles79 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaMon 3:48 AM255 km158 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 2:48 AM857 km533 miles463 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 3:48 AM987 km613 miles533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuganvilleMon 2:48 AM994 km617 miles536 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 4:48 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaMon 2:48 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 4:48 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 4:48 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast E
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