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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 166° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 02.5"951.00 miwest0° 06' 24.0"7.34 minorth951.30 mi
24 hours345° 29' 13.8"959.51 miwest3° 05' 32.7"212.64 minorth990.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 12:32 PM212 km132 miles114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaThu 12:32 PM246 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 12:32 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 12:32 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Thu 2:32 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:32 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneThu 11:32 AM1766 km1097 miles953 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 1:32 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmNorth N
NukualofaThu 2:32 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairnsThu 11:32 AM2162 km1344 miles1167 nmWest W
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