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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 12:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 161° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.42 meters/second, 1542.3 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.8 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' 36.4"958.14 miWest0° 07' 36.0"8.71 miNorth958.48 mi
24 hours14° 20' 14.8"954.41 miEast3° 31' 27.4"242.29 miNorth992.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleThu 11:32 AM630 km392 miles340 nmEast E
HoniaraThu 11:32 AM717 km446 miles387 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaThu 11:32 AM778 km484 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaThu 11:32 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
GizoThu 11:32 AM978 km608 miles528 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneThu 10:32 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsThu 10:32 AM1663 km1034 miles898 nmWest W
Port MoresbyThu 10:32 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmWest-northwest WNW
YarenThu 12:32 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaThu 12:32 PM1842 km1144 miles994 nmEast E

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