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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: 12%

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 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 17' South, Longitude: 134° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.44 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.1"986.09 miwest0° 10' 59.8"12.60 minorth986.43 mi
24 hours13° 00' 47.2"888.41 mieast4° 33' 38.8"313.43 minorth946.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinSat 3:12 PM514 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
BaucauSat 2:42 PM865 km538 miles467 nmWest W
AmbonSat 2:42 PM915 km568 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
ManokwariSat 2:42 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth N
SameSat 2:42 PM949 km589 miles512 nmWest W
DiliSat 2:42 PM960 km596 miles518 nmWest W
SuaiSat 2:42 PM991 km616 miles535 nmWest W
JayapuraSat 2:42 PM1032 km641 miles557 nmNortheast NE
Port MoresbySat 3:42 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast E
KendariSat 1:42 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest-northwest WNW
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