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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 50° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.44 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.2 miles/hour or 830.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 23' 28.9"956.02 miwest0° 07' 22.0"8.44 minorth956.35 mi
24 hours14° 18' 12.6"950.19 mieast3° 25' 38.5"235.65 minorth986.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaThu 12:32 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaThu 12:32 PM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoThu 12:32 PM476 km295 miles257 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaThu 12:32 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 12:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisThu 1:32 PM699 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouThu 12:32 PM727 km452 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 1:32 PM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-southeast ESE
MutsamuduThu 12:32 PM841 km522 miles454 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniThu 12:32 PM895 km556 miles483 nmWest-northwest WNW
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