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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 30, 2014 at 6:30:00 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

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 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 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° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.15 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' 52.0"962.04 miWest0° 08' 16.0"9.47 miNorth962.39 mi
24 hours14° 12' 44.5"949.65 miEast3° 45' 10.1"257.98 miNorth991.42 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 PM912 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 10:30 AM1984 km1233 miles1072 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleThu 11:30 AM2131 km1324 miles1150 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisThu 10:30 AM2210 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 10:30 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 12:00 Noon2471 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 12:00 Noon2474 km1537 miles1336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:30 AM2536 km1575 miles1369 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramThu 12:00 Noon2604 km1618 miles1406 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 9:30 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmWest-southwest WSW

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