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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 = Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 4:48:00 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: 73%

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 Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 47' South, Longitude: 171° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.10 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.7"991.10 miWest0° 10' 49.2"12.39 miNorth991.39 mi
24 hours347° 19' 01.9"869.20 miWest4° 27' 26.4"306.28 miNorth925.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FunafutiWed 4:48 AM824 km512 miles445 nmEast E
YarenWed 4:48 AM967 km601 miles522 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleWed 3:48 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TarawaWed 4:48 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmNorth N
Port VilaWed 3:48 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraWed 3:48 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmWest W
SuvaWed 4:48 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandTue 4:48 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmNortheast NE
MajuroWed 4:48 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmNorth N
FakaofoWed 5:48 AM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmEast E

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