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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 60' South, Longitude: 75° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.16 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 23' 52.1"962.12 miwest0° 08' 16.2"9.48 minorth962.47 mi
24 hours14° 12' 43.1"949.70 mieast3° 45' 12.5"258.05 minorth991.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 12:30 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 10:30 AM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleThu 11:30 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 10:30 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 10:30 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 12:00 Noon2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 12:00 Noon2478 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:30 AM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramThu 12:00 Noon2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 9:30 AM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmWest-southwest WSW
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