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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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 159° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.05 meters/second, 1584.2 km/hour, 984.4 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"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 45.7"984.30 miwest0° 09' 50.2"11.27 minorth984.62 mi
24 hours12° 40' 43.7"862.91 mieast4° 09' 22.4"285.64 minorth913.63 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 AM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth N
GizoWed 5:48 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
ArawaWed 4:48 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleWed 5:48 AM977 km607 miles528 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaWed 5:48 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 6:48 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbyWed 4:48 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmWest W
CairnsWed 4:48 AM1692 km1051 miles913 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 5:48 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
TarawaWed 6:48 AM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
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