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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 = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:42:00 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 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 PM771 km479 miles416 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaFri 11:42 AM808 km502 miles436 nmSouthwest SW
LabasaFri 12:42 PM809 km502 miles437 nmSoutheast SE
SuvaFri 12:42 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaFri 11:42 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:42 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraFri 11:42 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmWest W

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