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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 these coordinates:
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
Al-FashirWed 7:40 PM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WauWed 7:40 PM512 km318 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
BambariWed 5:40 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
SarhWed 5:40 PM656 km407 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-UbayyidWed 7:40 PM721 km448 miles389 nmEast-northeast ENE
YambioWed 7:40 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSoutheast SE
MalakalWed 7:40 PM822 km511 miles444 nmEast E
BanguiWed 5:40 PM916 km569 miles495 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouWed 5:40 PM918 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboWed 5:40 PM937 km582 miles506 nmSouthwest SW
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