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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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' South, Longitude: 147° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.22 meters/second, 1570.4 km/hour, 975.8 miles/hour or 848.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.26 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.4"975.73 miwest0° 10' 08.5"11.62 minorth976.10 mi
24 hours13° 44' 43.2"930.37 mieast4° 21' 33.3"299.62 minorth983.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port MoresbyFri 12:30 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNorth N
CairnsFri 12:30 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LaeFri 12:30 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
JayapuraFri 11:30 AM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorthwest NW
HoniaraFri 1:30 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast E
DarwinFri 12:00 Noon1762 km1095 miles951 nmWest W
BrisbaneFri 12:30 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariFri 11:30 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsFri 12:00 Noon1907 km1185 miles1029 nmSouthwest SW
DiliFri 11:30 AM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmWest W
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