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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: 13%

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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 24' South, Longitude: 64° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.08 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.2"988.81 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 minorth989.13 mi
24 hours12° 52' 56.4"881.54 mieast4° 36' 42.1"316.90 minorth940.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 4:32 PM857 km533 miles463 nmEast E
VictoriaSat 2:32 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSat 2:32 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleSat 3:32 PM1699 km1056 miles917 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSat 2:32 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoSat 1:32 PM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 4:02 PM2310 km1435 miles1247 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 1:32 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmWest W
ColomboSat 4:02 PM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 4:02 PM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmNortheast NE
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