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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: 6%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' South, Longitude: 65° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.90 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.8"972.76 miwest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 minorth973.13 mi
24 hours13° 36' 01.4"917.55 mieast4° 11' 45.8"288.42 minorth968.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 3:32 PM986 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 1:32 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 1:32 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaFri 1:32 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 12:32 PM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleFri 2:32 PM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 12:32 PM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:02 PM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuFri 12:32 PM2748 km1708 miles1484 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 12:32 PM2927 km1819 miles1580 nmWest W
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