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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 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 13' South, Longitude: 172° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.68 meters/second, 1568.5 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' 50.2"974.52 miwest0° 10' 00.0"11.46 minorth974.89 mi
24 hours346° 12' 39.6"932.27 miwest4° 18' 54.8"296.60 minorth984.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 11:42 AM724 km450 miles391 nmWest-southwest WSW
LautokaFri 12:42 PM766 km476 miles414 nmSoutheast SE
NadiFri 12:42 PM781 km485 miles422 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 11:42 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiFri 12:42 PM798 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaFri 12:42 PM878 km546 miles474 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaFri 11:42 AM1309 km814 miles707 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:42 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraFri 11:42 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest W
TarawaFri 12:42 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmNorth N
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