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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 9:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 13' South, Longitude: 51° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.43 meters/second, 1538.8 km/hour, 956.1 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' 28.8"955.94 miWest0° 07' 21.9"8.44 miNorth956.27 mi
24 hours14° 18' 14.5"950.14 miEast3° 25' 35.8"235.59 miNorth986.34 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 PM292 km181 miles158 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaThu 12:32 PM484 km301 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoThu 12:32 PM497 km309 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaThu 12:32 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 12:32 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisThu 1:32 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouThu 12:32 PM753 km468 miles407 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisThu 1:32 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSoutheast SE
MutsamuduThu 12:32 PM865 km538 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniThu 12:32 PM920 km572 miles497 nmWest-northwest WNW

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