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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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 54' South, Longitude: 161° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.80 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.2"954.59 miwest0° 05' 34.2"6.38 minorth954.84 mi
24 hours13° 41' 17.4"906.10 mieast2° 42' 17.7"186.00 minorth931.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 3:48 AM582 km361 miles314 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaMon 3:48 AM686 km426 miles370 nmEast E
NoumeaMon 3:48 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraMon 3:48 AM853 km530 miles460 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneMon 2:48 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsMon 2:48 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmWest W
SuvaMon 4:48 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmEast E
Port MoresbyMon 2:48 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenMon 4:48 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiMon 4:48 AM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
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