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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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 16' South, Longitude: 160° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.48 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 22' 59.5"944.87 miwest0° 04' 24.4"5.05 minorth945.08 mi
24 hours14° 43' 08.0"966.91 mieast2° 22' 09.0"162.93 minorth986.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaWed 10:32 AM745 km463 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
LuganvilleWed 10:32 AM753 km468 miles407 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaWed 10:32 AM808 km502 miles436 nmEast E
HoniaraWed 10:32 AM981 km610 miles530 nmNorth N
BrisbaneWed 9:32 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsWed 9:32 AM1592 km989 miles859 nmWest W
Port MoresbyWed 9:32 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaWed 11:32 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmEast E
Sydney *Wed 10:32 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenWed 11:32 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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