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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 = Friday, January 3, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 47' South, Longitude: 65° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.89 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 miNorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.8"972.67 miWest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 miNorth973.05 mi
24 hours13° 36' 03.4"917.52 miEast4° 11' 44.1"288.37 miNorth968.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 1:32 PM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaFri 3:32 PM964 km599 miles520 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisFri 1:32 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 1:32 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaFri 1:32 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 12:32 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleFri 2:32 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniFri 12:32 PM2429 km1510 miles1312 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 3:02 PM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuFri 12:32 PM2772 km1723 miles1497 nmNorthwest NW

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