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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' South, Longitude: 163° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 23' 36.1"958.09 miwest0° 07' 34.7"8.69 minorth958.43 mi
24 hours14° 20' 27.9"954.61 mieast3° 31' 01.3"241.81 minorth992.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 11:20 AM351 km218 miles190 nmEast E
Port VilaThu 11:20 AM516 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 11:20 AM764 km475 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraThu 11:20 AM825 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaThu 12:20 PM1567 km973 miles846 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrisbaneThu 10:20 AM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSouthwest SW
YarenThu 12:20 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FunafutiThu 12:20 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsThu 10:20 AM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 10:20 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest-northwest WNW
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