The Moon information shown here applies to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on Monday, February 27, 2017. (Local time Pacific/Port Moresby)
|Moonrise to moonset||12h45m|
|Distance to the center of the Sun||148,156,867 km|
|Distance to the center of Earth||381,068 km|
|Moon ilumination (at midnight)||0%|
|Lunar phase||new moon|
|Current zodiac sign the Moon||Aries ♈|
|Moon age (days past new moon)||29.5|
According to international time UTC, a solar eclipse will occur on February 27, 2017 which will be visible in some parts of the world. The following shows the cities in Papua New Guinea from which the eclipse could be visible (note that the following is a short list of some of the main cities, the eclipse may be visible from other cities not listed here). The date and local time of the event shown below.
Source: Eclipse Predictions by Fred Espenak and Chris O'Byrne (NASA's GSFC).