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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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 27' South
Longitude: 171° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.83 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 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' 43.1"983.83 miwest0° 09' 47.3"11.22 minorth984.15 mi
24 hours347° 18' 21.5"863.57 miwest4° 08' 29.3"284.63 minorth914.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleWed 4:58 AM762 km473 miles411 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiWed 5:58 AM827 km514 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaWed 4:58 AM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaWed 5:58 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
NadiWed 5:58 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaWed 5:58 AM1100 km684 miles594 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 5:58 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaWed 5:58 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth N
HoniaraWed 4:58 AM1319 km820 miles712 nmWest W
NoumeaWed 4:58 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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