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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: 53%
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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 29' North
Longitude: 111° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.78 meters/second, 1594.0 km/hour, 990.5 miles/hour or 860.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.2"990.42 miwest0° 09' 32.2"10.92 minorth990.25 mi
24 hours11° 36' 22.4"791.93 mieast3° 31' 28.4"242.28 minorth823.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangWed 5:40 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhWed 5:40 PM524 km326 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơWed 5:40 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest W
Kuala BelaitWed 6:40 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriWed 6:40 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongWed 6:40 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 6:40 PM645 km401 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
Kota KinabaluWed 6:40 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSoutheast SE
Phnom PenhWed 5:40 PM738 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
Da NangWed 5:40 PM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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