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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 = Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 5:38:00 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: 62%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 17:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 11' South, Longitude: 172° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 55.1"1000.19 miWest0° 11' 22.6"13.03 miNorth1000.37 mi
24 hours347° 44' 04.9"847.10 miWest4° 32' 40.6"312.25 miNorth903.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TarawaThu 5:38 AM512 km318 miles277 nmNorth N
YarenThu 5:38 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiThu 5:38 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 5:38 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmNorth N
Baker IslandWed 5:38 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraThu 4:38 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaThu 4:38 AM1671 km1039 miles902 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaThu 5:38 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PalikirThu 4:38 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoThu 6:38 AM1940 km1205 miles1047 nmEast-southeast ESE

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