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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 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 34' South, Longitude: 137° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.32 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 24' 45.6"969.21 miwest0° 09' 18.2"10.66 minorth969.59 mi
24 hours13° 45' 02.7"924.71 mieast4° 03' 57.9"279.51 minorth972.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinFri 2:02 PM719 km447 miles388 nmWest W
Tennant CreekFri 2:02 PM754 km468 miles407 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsFri 2:32 PM976 km606 miles527 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyFri 2:32 PM1163 km723 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsFri 2:02 PM1181 km734 miles637 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraFri 1:32 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 1:32 PM1403 km871 miles757 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariFri 1:32 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoFri 12:32 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 12:32 PM2180 km1355 miles1177 nmWest-northwest WNW
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