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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: 56%

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 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 25' North, Longitude: 24° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.54 meters/second, 1589.6 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.4"987.56 miwest0° 09' 10.5"10.51 minorth987.37 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.0"789.38 mieast3° 21' 54.9"231.32 minorth818.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BiraoWed 5:40 PM188 km117 miles101 nmWest W
Al-FashirWed 7:40 PM367 km228 miles198 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WauWed 7:40 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
BriaWed 5:40 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbéchéWed 5:40 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
OboWed 5:40 PM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoWed 5:40 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariWed 5:40 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
SarhWed 5:40 PM685 km425 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-UbayyidWed 7:40 PM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
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