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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: 45%

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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 29° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.09 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.5"997.84 miwest0° 10' 32.6"12.08 minorth997.75 mi
24 hours11° 39' 44.7"801.96 mieast3° 58' 53.0"273.63 minorth843.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YambioTue 6:30 PM223 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauTue 6:30 PM230 km143 miles124 nmNorthwest NW
JubaTue 6:30 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSoutheast SE
MalakalTue 6:30 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluTue 6:30 PM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
LiraTue 6:30 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
KampalaTue 6:30 PM741 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidTue 6:30 PM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth N
MbararaTue 6:30 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth S
MbaleTue 6:30 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSoutheast SE
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