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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 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 33' South, Longitude: 134° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.37 meters/second, 1560.1 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 46.3"969.33 miwest0° 09' 19.1"10.68 minorth969.70 mi
24 hours13° 44' 44.6"924.47 mieast4° 04' 14.4"279.82 minorth972.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinFri 2:12 PM464 km288 miles250 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tennant CreekFri 2:12 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsFri 2:12 PM1130 km702 miles610 nmSouth S
DiliFri 1:42 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsFri 2:42 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraFri 1:42 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariFri 1:42 PM1406 km873 miles759 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyFri 2:42 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarFri 12:42 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManadoFri 12:42 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorthwest NW
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