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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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 10' South, Longitude: 172° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.23 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 50.7"995.93 miwest0° 10' 52.4"12.45 minorth996.18 mi
24 hours347° 41' 41.6"846.30 miwest4° 26' 39.1"305.39 minorth902.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiThu 6:48 AM779 km484 miles421 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaThu 6:48 AM839 km522 miles453 nmNorth N
YarenThu 6:48 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaThu 5:48 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandWed 6:48 AM1406 km873 miles759 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 5:48 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaThu 6:48 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MajuroThu 6:48 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth N
FakaofoThu 7:48 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaThu 7:48 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast-southeast ESE
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