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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 01:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.8"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.9"||975.06 mi||west||0° 10' 03.8"||11.53 mi||north||975.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 10.5"||931.43 mi||east||4° 20' 06.2"||297.96 mi||north||984.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 12:30 PM||336 km||209 miles||181 nm|| NNW|
|Gizo||Fri 12:30 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Fri 12:30 PM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm|| ESE|
|Arawa||Fri 11:30 AM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Fri 12:30 PM||968 km||601 miles||523 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Fri 12:30 PM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 1:30 PM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:30 AM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 11:30 AM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| WSW|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:30 AM||1916 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| SSW|
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