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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: 61%

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 Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 01' South, Longitude: 160° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.24 meters/second, 1610.1 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 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 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.2"1000.46 miwest0° 11' 23.0"13.04 minorth1000.63 mi
24 hours12° 15' 14.2"846.50 mieast4° 32' 33.5"312.14 minorth903.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaThu 4:28 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
BukaThu 4:28 AM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoThu 5:28 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 5:28 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth S
YarenThu 6:28 AM812 km505 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 5:28 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmNorth N
TarawaThu 6:28 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyThu 4:28 AM1591 km988 miles859 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 6:28 AM1673 km1039 miles903 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaThu 5:28 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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