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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 = Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 4:40:00 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: 45%

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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 28' North, Longitude: 12° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.8"997.41 miWest0° 10' 29.5"12.02 miNorth997.31 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.5"801.20 miEast3° 57' 23.4"271.90 miNorth842.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NgaoundéréTue 5:40 PM125 km78 miles68 nmNortheast NE
BertouaTue 5:40 PM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamendaTue 5:40 PM303 km188 miles163 nmWest W
JalingoTue 5:40 PM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarouaTue 5:40 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth N
YaoundéTue 5:40 PM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BozoumTue 5:40 PM392 km244 miles212 nmEast E
BerbératiTue 5:40 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouTue 5:40 PM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-northeast ENE
DoualaTue 5:40 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW

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