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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 02' South
Longitude: 47° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.69 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 37.9"954.26 miwest0° 05' 57.2"6.82 misouth954.03 mi
24 hours14° 08' 12.7"935.06 mieast1° 51' 59.0"128.37 misouth939.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntananarivoSun 8:40 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSun 8:40 AM216 km134 miles117 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeSun 8:40 AM321 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouSun 8:40 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSun 8:40 AM648 km402 miles350 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSun 8:40 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisSun 9:40 AM917 km570 miles495 nmEast-southeast ESE
NampulaSun 7:40 AM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSun 9:40 AM1087 km676 miles587 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamSun 8:40 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorthwest NW
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