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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, June 16, 2014 at 5:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 43' South, Longitude: 144° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.30 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 19.0"977.96 miWest0° 09' 34.9"10.98 miNorth978.30 mi
24 hours13° 11' 35.2"893.61 miEast4° 06' 12.3"282.02 miNorth942.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyTue 3:48 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNortheast NE
CairnsTue 3:48 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LaeTue 3:48 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mount HagenTue 3:48 AM648 km402 miles350 nmNorth N
JayapuraTue 2:48 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinTue 3:18 AM1447 km899 miles782 nmWest W
ManokwariTue 2:48 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsTue 3:18 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraTue 4:48 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmEast E
BrisbaneTue 3:48 AM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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