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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: 22%
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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 35' South
Longitude: 62° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.3"999.53 miwest0° 11' 44.7"13.45 minorth999.73 mi
24 hours12° 17' 44.1"848.89 mieast4° 40' 34.3"321.32 minorth908.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 3:32 PM830 km516 miles448 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 5:32 PM1137 km707 miles614 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleSun 4:32 PM1464 km909 miles790 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisSun 3:32 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuSun 2:32 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramSun 5:02 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisSun 3:32 PM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ColomboSun 5:02 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 5:02 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiSun 5:02 PM2257 km1403 miles1219 nmNortheast NE
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