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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 11' South, Longitude: 47° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.37 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.49 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 05.2"989.45 miWest0° 11' 15.0"12.89 miNorth989.77 mi
24 hours12° 51' 05.0"879.91 miEast4° 37' 19.2"317.60 miNorth939.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSat 2:42 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduSat 2:42 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouSat 2:42 PM584 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSat 2:42 PM636 km395 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniSat 2:42 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 3:42 PM928 km576 miles501 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSat 2:42 PM958 km595 miles517 nmWest W
Zanzibar CitySat 2:42 PM983 km611 miles531 nmWest-northwest WNW
MombasaSat 2:42 PM1015 km630 miles548 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 2:42 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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