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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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 37' South
Longitude: 50° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.21 meters/second, 1566.8 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 12.4"973.46 miwest0° 09' 48.0"11.23 minorth973.83 mi
24 hours13° 34' 13.4"916.11 mieast4° 13' 12.3"290.07 minorth967.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamoutzouFri 1:32 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest W
ToamasinaFri 1:32 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduFri 1:32 PM706 km439 miles381 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 1:32 PM784 km487 miles424 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 1:32 PM830 km516 miles448 nmWest W
AntsirabeFri 1:32 PM901 km560 miles487 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaFri 2:32 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisFri 2:32 PM1036 km644 miles559 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisFri 2:32 PM1094 km680 miles591 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamFri 1:32 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW
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