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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 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 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° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.09 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' 00.3"988.89 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.84 minorth989.21 mi
24 hours12° 52' 54.5"881.58 mieast4° 36' 42.6"316.93 minorth940.83 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 PM886 km551 miles479 nmEast E
VictoriaSat 2:32 PM1079 km670 miles583 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSat 2:32 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 2:32 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSat 3:32 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoSat 1:32 PM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 4:02 PM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 1:32 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmWest W
ColomboSat 4:02 PM2407 km1496 miles1300 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 4:02 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
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