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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 = Thursday, July 17, 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: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 35' North, Longitude: 152° 15' East

The ground speed is currently 446.62 meters/second, 1607.8 kilometres/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.65 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 18.6"998.99 miWest0° 10' 58.0"12.56 miNorth998.94 mi
24 hours12° 11' 15.7"840.35 miEast4° 10' 22.4"286.75 miNorth884.91 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WenoFri 4:38 AM321 km200 miles173 nmNorth N
PalikirFri 5:38 AM704 km437 miles380 nmEast-northeast ENE
KoloniaFri 5:38 AM711 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaFri 4:38 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraFri 3:38 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 4:38 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 6:38 AM1727 km1073 miles932 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 5:38 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokFri 3:38 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmWest W
ManokwariFri 3:38 AM2111 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-southwest WSW

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