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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 173° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.24 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.1"974.43 miwest0° 09' 59.9"11.45 minorth974.81 mi
24 hours346° 12' 38.0"932.23 miwest4° 18' 53.1"296.55 minorth984.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaFri 12:42 PM748 km465 miles404 nmSoutheast SE
LuganvilleFri 11:42 AM749 km466 miles405 nmWest-southwest WSW
NadiFri 12:42 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
FunafutiFri 12:42 PM773 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 11:42 AM807 km501 miles436 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaFri 12:42 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaFri 11:42 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:42 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraFri 11:42 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest W
TarawaFri 12:42 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth N
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