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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 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 57' South, Longitude: 155° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.28 meters/second, 1610.2 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"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.2"1000.53 miwest0° 11' 23.1"13.04 minorth1000.70 mi
24 hours12° 14' 58.5"846.25 mieast4° 32' 30.4"312.08 minorth902.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaThu 4:48 AM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArawaThu 4:48 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth S
GizoThu 5:48 AM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 5:48 AM888 km552 miles479 nmSoutheast SE
LaeThu 4:48 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirThu 5:48 AM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyThu 4:48 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 6:48 AM1329 km826 miles717 nmEast-northeast ENE
JayapuraThu 3:48 AM1614 km1003 miles872 nmWest W
CairnsThu 4:48 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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