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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 19:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 46' South, Longitude: 140° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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° 29' 00.5"1000.74 miwest0° 11' 23.4"13.04 minorth1000.91 mi
24 hours12° 14' 11.8"845.49 mieast4° 32' 20.2"311.89 minorth901.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraThu 4:48 AM25 km15 miles13 nmNorth N
Mount HagenThu 5:48 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
ManokwariThu 4:48 AM772 km479 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW
LaeThu 5:48 AM821 km510 miles443 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyThu 5:48 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmSoutheast SE
MelekeokThu 4:48 AM1322 km822 miles714 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 5:18 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsThu 5:48 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DiliThu 4:48 AM1797 km1116 miles970 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoThu 3:48 AM1831 km1138 miles988 nmWest-northwest WNW
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