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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 = Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 4:32:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 11%

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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' South, Longitude: 151° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 440.52 meters/second, 1585.9 kilometres/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.42 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.8"985.31 miWest0° 10' 56.3"12.53 miNorth985.65 mi
24 hours13° 02' 45.5"890.04 miEast4° 32' 46.3"312.41 miNorth947.95 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbySat 2:32 PM462 km287 miles249 nmWest W
LaeSat 2:32 PM574 km357 miles310 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaSat 2:32 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
ArawaSat 2:32 PM586 km364 miles316 nmNortheast NE
RabaulSat 2:32 PM593 km368 miles320 nmNorth N
GizoSat 3:32 PM619 km385 miles334 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mount HagenSat 2:32 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraSat 3:32 PM940 km584 miles508 nmEast E
CairnsSat 2:32 PM1021 km635 miles551 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraSat 1:32 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmWest-northwest WNW

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