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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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 55' South, Longitude: 152° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 58.5"1000.57 miwest0° 11' 23.2"13.04 minorth1000.73 mi
24 hours12° 14' 50.5"846.12 mieast4° 32' 28.8"312.05 minorth902.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaThu 4:58 AM347 km215 miles187 nmSoutheast SE
ArawaThu 4:58 AM477 km296 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
GizoThu 5:58 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSoutheast SE
LaeThu 4:58 AM771 km479 miles416 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyThu 4:58 AM953 km592 miles515 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraThu 5:58 AM1070 km665 miles578 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirThu 5:58 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JayapuraThu 3:58 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmWest W
YarenThu 6:58 AM1592 km989 miles860 nmEast E
CairnsThu 4:58 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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