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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 6:38:00 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: 61%

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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 59' South, Longitude: 157° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.26 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 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.6"1000.42 miWest0° 11' 23.0"13.04 miNorth1000.59 mi
24 hours12° 15' 07.2"846.33 miEast4° 32' 32.1"312.09 miNorth902.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaThu 4:38 AM443 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
BukaThu 4:38 AM449 km279 miles243 nmSouthwest SW
GizoThu 5:38 AM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraThu 5:38 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenThu 6:38 AM1039 km646 miles561 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 5:38 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyThu 4:38 AM1384 km860 miles748 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 6:38 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmEast-northeast ENE
MajuroThu 6:38 AM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraThu 3:38 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmWest W

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