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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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 159° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 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 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.6"975.17 miwest0° 10' 04.6"11.55 minorth975.54 mi
24 hours13° 45' 56.0"931.25 mieast4° 20' 20.9"298.24 minorth984.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 12:40 PM308 km191 miles166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoFri 12:40 PM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaFri 11:40 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaFri 11:40 AM877 km545 miles473 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuganvilleFri 12:40 PM959 km596 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaFri 12:40 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyFri 11:40 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaFri 12:40 PM1377 km855 miles743 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairnsFri 11:40 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenFri 1:40 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmNortheast NE
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