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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: 59%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 31' South, Longitude: 176° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.75 meters/second, 1583.1 km/hour, 983.7 miles/hour or 854.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 27' 42.1"983.64 miwest0° 09' 46.3"11.19 minorth983.96 mi
24 hours347° 17' 59.6"863.84 miwest4° 08' 07.8"284.22 minorth914.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiWed 5:38 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNortheast NE
LautokaWed 5:38 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth S
NadiWed 5:38 AM810 km503 miles437 nmSouth S
SuvaWed 5:38 AM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port VilaWed 4:38 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaWed 6:38 AM1301 km808 miles703 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoWed 6:38 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmEast E
TarawaWed 5:38 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 5:38 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NukualofaWed 6:38 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmSoutheast SE
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