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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 16, 2014 at 4:52:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' North, Longitude: 113° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.76 meters/second, 1565.1 km/hour, 972.5 miles/hour or 845.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.21 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 32' 36.4"972.34 miWest0° 06' 32.9"7.51 miSouth972.61 mi
24 hours10° 49' 59.5"724.34 miEast2° 53' 43.3"199.04 miSouth755.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Nha TrangThu 11:52 PM593 km368 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
Da NangThu 11:52 PM630 km391 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW
OlongapoFri 12:52 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast E
Baguio CityFri 12:52 AM732 km455 miles395 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManilaFri 12:52 AM757 km470 miles409 nmEast E
MakatiFri 12:52 AM762 km473 miles411 nmEast E
QuezonFri 12:52 AM765 km475 miles413 nmEast E
Puerto PrincesaFri 12:52 AM770 km478 miles416 nmSoutheast SE
MacauFri 12:52 AM812 km505 miles439 nmNorth N
Hong KongFri 12:52 AM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth N

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