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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 05' South
Longitude: 161° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.25 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.9"975.06 miwest0° 10' 03.8"11.53 minorth975.43 mi
24 hours13° 46' 10.5"931.43 mieast4° 20' 06.2"297.96 minorth984.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 12:30 PM336 km209 miles181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GizoFri 12:30 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleFri 12:30 PM727 km452 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArawaFri 11:30 AM915 km568 miles494 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaFri 12:30 PM968 km601 miles523 nmSoutheast SE
NoumeaFri 12:30 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:30 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 11:30 AM1585 km985 miles856 nmWest W
CairnsFri 11:30 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrisbaneFri 11:30 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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