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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: 59%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, August 10, 2014 at 6:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 04' North, Longitude: 170° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.2"972.04 miwest0° 07' 07.7"8.17 minorth971.82 mi
24 hours12° 16' 49.3"824.05 mieast2° 26' 42.4"168.11 minorth836.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 6:30 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmEast-northeast ENE
Baker IslandSat 4:30 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwaySat 5:30 AM1703 km1058 miles920 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KiritimatiSun 6:30 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroSun 4:30 AM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaSun 4:30 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandSun 4:30 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoSun 5:30 AM2592 km1610 miles1399 nmSouth S
FunafutiSun 4:30 AM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 4:30 AM2929 km1820 miles1582 nmWest-southwest WSW

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