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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 = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 10:40:00 AM.

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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: 53%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 29' North, Longitude: 111° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.79 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' 56.1"990.36 miWest0° 09' 32.2"10.93 miNorth990.19 mi
24 hours11° 36' 22.4"791.88 miEast3° 31' 30.1"242.29 miNorth823.75 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 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNorthwest NW
Ho Chi MinhWed 5:40 PM554 km345 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala BelaitWed 6:40 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pekan TutongWed 6:40 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriWed 6:40 PM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kota KinabaluWed 6:40 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
Bandar Seri BegawanWed 6:40 PM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
Cần ThơWed 5:40 PM640 km398 miles346 nmWest W
Phnom PenhWed 5:40 PM765 km476 miles413 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto PrincesaWed 6:40 PM785 km488 miles424 nmEast E

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