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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: 70%

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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' South, Longitude: 161° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.27 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.1"969.02 miwest0° 08' 02.7"9.22 minorth969.35 mi
24 hours13° 10' 34.8"884.19 mieast3° 34' 22.9"245.61 minorth923.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 4:48 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleTue 4:48 AM666 km414 miles360 nmEast-southeast ESE
GizoTue 4:48 AM810 km504 miles438 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaTue 4:48 AM866 km538 miles468 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaTue 4:48 AM1066 km663 miles576 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyTue 3:48 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenTue 5:48 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsTue 3:48 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneTue 3:48 AM1709 km1062 miles923 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaTue 5:48 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-southeast ESE

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