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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 4:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' South, Longitude: 175° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.98 meters/second, 1558.7 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.8"968.39 miWest0° 07' 57.4"9.12 miNorth968.71 mi
24 hours346° 48' 08.1"885.10 miWest3° 32' 35.1"243.55 miNorth924.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaTue 4:48 AM414 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiTue 4:48 AM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaTue 4:48 AM449 km279 miles243 nmSoutheast SE
LevukaTue 4:48 AM499 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaTue 4:48 AM514 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiTue 4:48 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaTue 3:48 AM900 km559 miles486 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuganvilleTue 3:48 AM949 km589 miles512 nmWest W
NukualofaTue 5:48 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaTue 5:48 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmEast E

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