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 02:30:00 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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.8"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 56.4"||975.73 mi||west||0° 10' 08.5"||11.62 mi||north||976.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 43.2"||930.37 mi||east||4° 21' 33.3"||299.62 mi||north||983.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Fri 12:30 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| N|
|Cairns||Fri 12:30 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| SSW|
|Lae||Fri 12:30 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| N|
|Jayapura||Fri 11:30 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm|| NW|
|Honiara||Fri 1:30 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| E|
|Darwin||Fri 12:00 Noon||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| W|
|Brisbane||Fri 12:30 PM||1832 km||1138 miles||989 nm|| SSE|
|Manokwari||Fri 11:30 AM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| NW|
|Alice Springs||Fri 12:00 Noon||1907 km||1185 miles||1029 nm|| SW|
|Dili||Fri 11:30 AM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| W|
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