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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: 72%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 26' South, Longitude: 142° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.4"992.14 miwest0° 10' 53.6"12.48 minorth992.42 mi
24 hours12° 38' 34.6"867.27 mieast4° 28' 31.4"307.54 minorth923.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenWed 4:48 AM252 km157 miles136 nmNortheast NE
LaeWed 4:48 AM493 km306 miles266 nmEast E
Port MoresbyWed 4:48 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraWed 3:48 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsWed 4:48 AM1107 km688 miles597 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariWed 3:48 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinWed 4:18 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokWed 3:48 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 3:48 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmWest W
HoniaraWed 5:48 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmEast E
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