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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 37' South, Longitude: 51° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.20 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.2"973.38 miwest0° 09' 47.9"11.23 minorth973.75 mi
24 hours13° 34' 15.4"916.07 mieast4° 13' 10.8"290.02 minorth967.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaFri 1:32 PM205 km128 miles111 nmWest W
MahajangaFri 1:32 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
ToamasinaFri 1:32 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 1:32 PM643 km399 miles347 nmWest W
MutsamuduFri 1:32 PM735 km457 miles397 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 1:32 PM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniFri 1:32 PM806 km501 miles435 nmWest W
MoroniFri 1:32 PM865 km537 miles467 nmWest W
AntsirabeFri 1:32 PM914 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaFri 2:32 PM1003 km624 miles542 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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