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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: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:09 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: 151° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.62 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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"999.05 miwest0° 10' 57.9"12.56 minorth999.00 mi
24 hours12° 11' 15.2"840.40 mieast4° 10' 21.0"286.74 minorth884.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirFri 5:38 AM732 km455 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaFri 4:38 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraFri 3:38 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyFri 4:38 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 6:38 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraFri 5:38 AM1784 km1109 miles963 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokFri 3:38 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmWest W
ManokwariFri 3:38 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroFri 6:38 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmEast E
Wake IslandFri 6:38 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNortheast NE
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