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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: 36%

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 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 47' South, Longitude: 170° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 35.5"1002.09 miwest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 minorth1002.22 mi
24 hours12° 04' 39.7"835.08 mieast4° 28' 50.8"307.89 minorth890.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 7:28 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 6:28 AM722 km448 miles390 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 7:28 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 7:28 AM1343 km834 miles725 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 6:28 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 8:28 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 6:28 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmWest W
AlofiThu 7:28 AM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmSouth S
SuvaFri 6:28 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaFri 7:28 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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