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 01:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.8"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.6"||975.17 mi||west||0° 10' 04.6"||11.55 mi||north||975.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 45' 56.0"||931.25 mi||east||4° 20' 20.9"||298.24 mi||north||984.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Fri 12:40 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| NNE|
|Gizo||Fri 12:40 PM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| NNW|
|Arawa||Fri 11:40 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| NNW|
|Luganville||Fri 12:40 PM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Fri 12:40 PM||1179 km||733 miles||637 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:40 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Fri 12:40 PM||1377 km||855 miles||743 nm|| SSE|
|Cairns||Fri 11:40 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| WSW|
|Yaren||Fri 1:40 PM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm|| NE|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:40 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| SSW|
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