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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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' South, Longitude: 172° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 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' 35.6"1002.11 miwest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 minorth1002.24 mi
24 hours12° 04' 35.8"835.02 mieast4° 28' 48.7"307.85 minorth890.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RawakiFri 7:38 AM311 km194 miles168 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 6:38 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoFri 7:38 AM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
FunafutiFri 6:38 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmSouthwest SW
ApiaFri 7:38 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmSouth S
TarawaFri 6:38 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 8:38 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiThu 7:38 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmSouth S
MajuroFri 6:38 AM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaFri 6:38 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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