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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: 80%

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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 133° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.26 meters/second, 1538.1 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.1"955.62 miwest0° 05' 47.4"6.64 minorth955.88 mi
24 hours13° 38' 59.2"904.46 mieast2° 47' 03.0"191.44 minorth930.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekMon 4:18 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DarwinMon 4:18 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsMon 4:18 AM779 km484 miles420 nmSouth S
DiliMon 3:48 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsMon 4:48 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmEast E
EuclaMon 3:33 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port MoresbyMon 4:48 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariMon 3:48 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNorth N
JayapuraMon 3:48 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakassarMon 2:48 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNorthwest NW
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