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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: 52%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 08:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 10' North
Longitude: 140° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.0"991.31 miwest0° 09' 39.2"11.06 minorth991.14 mi
24 hours11° 36' 31.4"792.82 mieast3° 34' 34.1"245.82 minorth825.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaWed 6:40 PM250 km155 miles135 nmWest W
MelekeokWed 5:40 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaWed 6:40 PM677 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
SaipanWed 6:40 PM889 km553 miles480 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraWed 5:40 PM1295 km804 miles699 nmSouth S
ManokwariWed 5:40 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoWed 4:40 PM1640 km1019 miles886 nmWest W
General SantosWed 4:40 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmWest W
ManadoWed 4:40 PM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmWest-southwest WSW
PalikirWed 7:40 PM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmEast E
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