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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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 29' South, Longitude: 174° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.79 meters/second, 1583.3 km/hour, 983.8 miles/hour or 854.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 27' 42.6"983.73 miwest0° 09' 46.8"11.21 minorth984.06 mi
24 hours347° 18' 10.6"863.71 miwest4° 08' 18.5"284.43 minorth914.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiWed 5:48 AM577 km358 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
LautokaWed 5:48 AM857 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NadiWed 5:48 AM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaWed 5:48 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuganvilleWed 4:48 AM957 km594 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
Port VilaWed 4:48 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 5:48 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmNorth N
YarenWed 5:48 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmNorthwest NW
ApiaWed 6:48 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 5:48 AM1557 km968 miles841 nmNortheast NE
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