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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 6, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

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 Monday, January 6, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 52' North, Longitude: 15° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.0"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 25.1"13.08 minorth1002.47 mi
24 hours11° 51' 20.1"819.62 mieast4° 24' 52.0"303.32 minorth872.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoMon 4:40 PM69 km43 miles37 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiMon 4:40 PM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth N
ImpfondoMon 4:40 PM287 km178 miles155 nmEast E
BertouaMon 4:40 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
MbandakaMon 4:40 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
BimboMon 4:40 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
BanguiMon 4:40 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleMon 4:40 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EbebiyínMon 4:40 PM464 km288 miles251 nmWest W
YaoundéMon 4:40 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-northwest WNW

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