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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 = Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 9:40:00 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: 63%

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 Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 52' North, Longitude: 137° 43' East

The ground speed is currently 437.70 meters/second, 1575.7 kilometres/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.7"978.92 miWest0° 08' 02.4"9.21 miNorth978.70 mi
24 hours11° 37' 09.0"783.57 miEast2° 52' 28.6"197.63 miNorth803.44 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaThu 7:40 PM374 km232 miles202 nmSouth S
MelekeokThu 6:40 PM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KororThu 6:40 PM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaThu 7:40 PM766 km476 miles414 nmEast E
SaipanThu 7:40 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavaoThu 5:40 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosThu 5:40 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariThu 6:40 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraThu 6:40 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSouth S
QuezonThu 5:40 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W

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