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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: 11%

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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 05:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 21' South, Longitude: 139° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 37.5"985.89 miwest0° 10' 58.8"12.58 minorth986.23 mi
24 hours13° 01' 20.4"888.88 mieast4° 33' 24.3"313.16 minorth947.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JayapuraSat 2:22 PM774 km481 miles418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySat 3:22 PM890 km553 miles480 nmEast E
LaeSat 3:22 PM917 km570 miles495 nmEast-northeast ENE
DarwinSat 2:52 PM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariSat 2:22 PM1091 km678 miles589 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsSat 3:22 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmSoutheast SE
DiliSat 2:22 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmWest W
Alice SpringsSat 2:52 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelekeokSat 2:22 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoSat 1:22 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNorthwest NW
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