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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 17.6"||997.63 mi||west||0° 11' 41.7"||13.39 mi||north||997.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 13.8"||856.24 mi||east||4° 41' 21.3"||322.22 mi||north||916.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sun 3:32 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| SW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:32 PM||588 km||365 miles||318 nm|| SSW|
|Mount Hagen||Sun 3:32 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WSW|
|Arawa||Sun 3:32 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| ESE|
|Gizo||Sun 4:32 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| ESE|
|Jayapura||Sun 2:32 PM||1029 km||639 miles||556 nm|| WNW|
|Honiara||Sun 4:32 PM||1245 km||773 miles||672 nm|| ESE|
|Cairns||Sun 3:32 PM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm|| SSW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:32 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| NE|
|Manokwari||Sun 2:32 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| WNW|
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