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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: 5%
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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 36' South
Longitude: 139° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.8"969.09 miwest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 minorth969.47 mi
24 hours13° 45' 20.8"924.95 mieast4° 03' 41.3"279.19 minorth972.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsFri 2:22 PM742 km461 miles401 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tennant CreekFri 1:52 PM896 km557 miles484 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbyFri 2:22 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinFri 1:52 PM977 km607 miles528 nmWest W
JayapuraFri 1:22 PM1227 km762 miles663 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsFri 1:52 PM1280 km795 miles691 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariFri 1:22 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 1:22 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneFri 2:22 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 3:22 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast E
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