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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, January 2, 2014 at 1:32:00 AM.

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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

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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.1 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"950.93 miWest0° 06' 24.0"7.34 miNorth951.23 mi
24 hours345° 29' 12.0"959.47 miWest3° 05' 29.8"212.57 miNorth990.03 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 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port VilaThu 12:32 PM219 km136 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 12:32 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 12:32 PM1097 km682 miles593 nmNorthwest NW
Suva *Thu 2:32 PM1285 km799 miles694 nmEast E
FunafutiThu 1:32 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneThu 11:32 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 1:32 PM1834 km1140 miles990 nmNorth N
NukualofaThu 2:32 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-southeast ESE
TarawaThu 1:32 PM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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