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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: 58%

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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' North, Longitude: 174° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.40 meters/second, 1563.8 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.8"971.61 miwest0° 07' 02.5"8.07 minorth971.39 mi
24 hours347° 43' 24.7"823.41 miwest2° 24' 33.3"165.66 minorth835.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroSun 5:30 AM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Wake IslandSun 5:30 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorthwest NW
TarawaSun 5:30 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmSouth S
MidwaySat 6:30 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandSat 5:30 AM1833 km1139 miles989 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenSun 5:30 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirSun 4:30 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiSun 5:30 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HonoluluSat 7:30 AM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoSun 6:30 AM3038 km1888 miles1640 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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