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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 41° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.42 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 15.4"973.87 miwest0° 09' 51.1"11.29 minorth974.24 mi
24 hours13° 32' 59.8"915.06 mieast4° 14' 10.1"291.15 minorth966.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniFri 2:14 PM257 km159 miles139 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniFri 2:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast E
NampulaFri 1:14 PM348 km216 miles188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduFri 2:14 PM366 km227 miles198 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 2:14 PM455 km283 miles246 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 2:14 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MahajangaFri 2:14 PM670 km416 miles362 nmEast-southeast ESE
Zanzibar CityFri 2:14 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweFri 1:14 PM806 km501 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
DodomaFri 2:14 PM912 km566 miles492 nmNorthwest NW
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