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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 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 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° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.54 meters/second, 1589.5 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"987.62 miwest0° 09' 10.5"10.51 minorth987.43 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.0"789.43 mieast3° 21' 53.0"231.30 minorth818.09 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 PM158 km98 miles85 nmWest W
Al-FashirWed 7:40 PM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BriaWed 5:40 PM495 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauWed 7:40 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéWed 5:40 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
OboWed 5:40 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoWed 5:40 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariWed 5:40 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
SarhWed 5:40 PM656 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroWed 5:40 PM672 km417 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
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