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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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 19:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 45' North, Longitude: 155° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.9"1002.24 miwest0° 11' 11.9"12.82 minorth1002.27 mi
24 hours12° 00' 37.8"830.39 mieast4° 21' 07.6"299.04 minorth880.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 6:38 AM649 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KoloniaFri 6:38 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BukaFri 5:38 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth S
ArawaFri 5:38 AM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
YarenFri 7:38 AM1308 km812 miles706 nmEast E
HoniaraFri 6:38 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyFri 5:38 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraFri 4:38 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaFri 5:38 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorthwest NW
MajuroFri 7:38 AM1853 km1151 miles1001 nmEast-northeast ENE

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