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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 6:48:00 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: 59%

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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 160° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.04 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 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 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 45.6"984.23 miWest0° 09' 50.2"11.27 miNorth984.54 mi
24 hours12° 40' 44.9"862.87 miEast4° 09' 21.1"285.60 miNorth913.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraWed 5:48 AM101 km63 miles55 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GizoWed 5:48 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaWed 4:48 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorthwest NW
BukaWed 4:48 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleWed 5:48 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 5:48 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 6:48 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyWed 4:48 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest W
CairnsWed 4:48 AM1718 km1068 miles928 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 5:48 AM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmNorth N

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