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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 12:32:00 PM.

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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: 14%

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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' South, Longitude: 35° 49' East

The ground speed is currently 442.57 meters/second, 1593.3 kilometres/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.50 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.9"989.91 miWest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 miNorth990.22 mi
24 hours12° 49' 46.0"878.75 miEast4° 37' 44.2"318.08 miNorth938.34 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaSat 3:32 PM205 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
MbeyaSat 3:32 PM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaSat 2:32 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamSat 3:32 PM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
Zanzibar CitySat 3:32 PM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
MzuzuSat 2:32 PM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TaboraSat 3:32 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
ArushaSat 3:32 PM522 km325 miles282 nmNorth N
KasamaSat 2:32 PM564 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
MombasaSat 3:32 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNortheast NE

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