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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 = Tuesday, May 20, 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: 60%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 39' South, Longitude: 170° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.6"983.08 miWest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 miNorth983.40 mi
24 hours12° 42' 56.8"864.46 miEast4° 07' 11.9"283.14 miNorth914.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FakaofoWed 5:48 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaWed 5:48 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Wed 5:48 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Pago PagoTue 5:48 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth S
Mata-UtuWed 4:48 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiWed 5:48 AM766 km476 miles414 nmNorth N
AlofiTue 5:48 AM936 km582 miles506 nmSouth S
NeiafuWed 5:48 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 4:48 AM1110 km690 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 5:48 AM1248 km775 miles674 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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