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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 = Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 5:14:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 49' South, Longitude: 78° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.58 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.79 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 03.2"947.28 miWest0° 05' 10.5"5.93 miNorth947.53 mi
24 hours14° 39' 25.7"965.24 miEast2° 39' 21.8"182.64 miNorth989.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 11:14 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandWed 10:14 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmSouth S
Port LouisWed 9:14 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmWest W
Saint-DenisWed 9:14 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleWed 10:14 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 10:44 AM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmNorth N
VictoriaWed 9:14 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaWed 12:14 PM3288 km2043 miles1775 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoWed 8:14 AM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurWed 1:14 PM3406 km2116 miles1839 nmNortheast NE

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