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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 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 19' South, Longitude: 136° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 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 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.2"985.99 miwest0° 10' 59.2"12.59 minorth986.33 mi
24 hours13° 01' 03.7"888.64 mieast4° 33' 31.7"313.29 minorth946.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSat 3:02 PM727 km452 miles392 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraSat 2:32 PM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariSat 2:32 PM979 km608 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port MoresbySat 3:32 PM1154 km717 miles623 nmEast E
DiliSat 2:32 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest W
CairnsSat 3:32 PM1295 km805 miles699 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsSat 3:02 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouth S
ManadoSat 1:32 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloSat 1:32 PM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokSat 2:32 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
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