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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 1:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 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° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 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"1002.02 miwest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 minorth1002.15 mi
24 hours12° 04' 40.0"835.03 mieast4° 28' 50.9"307.87 minorth890.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kanton IslandFri 7:28 AM216 km134 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
RawakiFri 7:28 AM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Baker IslandThu 6:28 AM751 km466 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 7:28 AM849 km528 miles458 nmSouth S
ApiaFri 7:28 AM1346 km837 miles727 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 6:28 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 8:28 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 7:28 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 6:28 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
SuvaFri 6:28 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmSouthwest SW
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