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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: 79%

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 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 25' South, Longitude: 89° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.98 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 831.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.0"957.23 miwest0° 06' 06.7"7.01 minorth957.50 mi
24 hours13° 35' 27.3"901.93 mieast2° 53' 59.9"199.40 minorth929.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluMon 4:48 AM1950 km1211 miles1053 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaMon 3:48 AM2143 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaMon 4:48 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 4:48 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 5:48 AM2492 km1548 miles1345 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 5:48 AM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandMon 2:48 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 3:18 AM2798 km1738 miles1511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PontianakMon 4:48 AM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 5:48 AM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmEast-northeast ENE
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