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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: 37%

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 Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 17:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 58' South, Longitude: 155° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 34.1"1001.96 miwest0° 11' 15.2"12.89 minorth1002.09 mi
24 hours12° 05' 03.5"835.45 mieast4° 29' 02.3"308.11 minorth890.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiFri 7:28 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteThu 7:28 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoFri 6:28 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaThu 7:28 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 6:28 AM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandThu 5:28 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmWest W
AlofiThu 6:28 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmSouthwest SW
HonoluluThu 7:28 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth N
FunafutiFri 5:28 AM2860 km1777 miles1545 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaFri 6:28 AM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmSouthwest SW
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