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 Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 23:32:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.0"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.5"||944.87 mi||west||0° 04' 24.4"||5.05 mi||north||945.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 08.0"||966.91 mi||east||2° 22' 09.0"||162.93 mi||north||986.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Wed 10:32 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| SE|
|Luganville||Wed 10:32 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Wed 10:32 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Wed 10:32 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Wed 9:32 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Wed 9:32 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Wed 9:32 AM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| WNW|
|Suva||Wed 11:32 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| E|
|Sydney *||Wed 10:32 AM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm|| SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 11:32 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm|| NNE|
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