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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 5:48:00 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: 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 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 09' South, Longitude: 169° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 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' 55.6"1000.23 miWest0° 11' 22.7"13.03 miNorth1000.41 mi
24 hours347° 44' 12.9"846.97 miWest4° 32' 39.3"312.23 miNorth903.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YarenThu 5:48 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaThu 5:48 AM606 km377 miles327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MajuroThu 5:48 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmNorth N
FunafutiThu 5:48 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraThu 4:48 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandWed 5:48 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaThu 4:48 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nmSouth S
PalikirThu 4:48 AM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaThu 5:48 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FakaofoThu 6:48 AM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmEast-southeast ESE

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