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 01:32:00 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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.93 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 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' 53.0"||975.08 mi||west||0° 10' 04.0"||11.53 mi||north||975.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 07.7"||931.39 mi||east||4° 20' 09.1"||298.02 mi||north||984.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 12:32 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| NNW|
|Gizo||Fri 12:32 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| NW|
|Luganville||Fri 12:32 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| ESE|
|Arawa||Fri 11:32 AM||878 km||545 miles||474 nm|| NW|
|Port Vila||Fri 12:32 PM||1008 km||627 miles||544 nm|| SE|
|Noumea||Fri 12:32 PM||1269 km||788 miles||685 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Fri 1:32 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:32 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| W|
|Cairns||Fri 11:32 AM||1721 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| WSW|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:32 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm|| SSW|
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