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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 phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 41' South, Longitude: 44° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.1"980.41 miwest0° 10' 39.6"12.21 minorth980.78 mi
24 hours13° 34' 19.5"922.60 mieast4° 30' 45.8"310.15 minorth978.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniFri 12:38 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduFri 12:38 PM165 km102 miles89 nmSouth S
MamoutzouFri 12:38 PM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirananaFri 12:38 PM586 km364 miles316 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaFri 12:38 PM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 12:38 PM687 km427 miles371 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaFri 11:38 AM724 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
Zanzibar CityFri 12:38 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNorthwest NW
MombasaFri 12:38 PM886 km551 miles478 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoFri 12:38 PM979 km608 miles529 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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