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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 41° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.64 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 23' 31.2"956.40 miwest0° 07' 26.8"8.53 minorth956.74 mi
24 hours14° 17' 05.3"949.28 mieast3° 27' 14.9"237.48 minorth985.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaThu 12:14 PM235 km146 miles127 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniThu 1:14 PM506 km315 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniThu 1:14 PM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MahajangaThu 1:14 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast E
MutsamuduThu 1:14 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouThu 1:14 PM572 km355 miles309 nmNortheast NE
BlantyreThu 12:14 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 1:14 PM740 km460 miles399 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeThu 1:14 PM745 km463 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
BeiraThu 12:14 PM788 km490 miles426 nmWest-southwest WSW
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