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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 03:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 44' South, Longitude: 152° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.2"968.42 miwest0° 09' 12.8"10.56 minorth968.79 mi
24 hours13° 46' 52.9"926.09 mieast4° 02' 15.6"277.54 minorth973.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyFri 1:32 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsFri 1:32 PM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
GizoFri 2:32 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNortheast NE
ArawaFri 1:32 PM914 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LaeFri 1:32 PM952 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
BukaFri 1:32 PM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraFri 2:32 PM984 km611 miles531 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneFri 1:32 PM1525 km948 miles823 nmSouth S
JayapuraFri 12:32 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaFri 2:32 PM1798 km1117 miles971 nmEast-southeast ESE

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