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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 48' South, Longitude: 30° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.54 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.8"994.32 miwest0° 11' 50.5"13.56 minorth994.58 mi
24 hours12° 58' 29.7"892.89 mieast4° 47' 45.3"329.53 minorth954.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RutanaSat 1:32 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RuyigiSat 1:32 PM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth N
GitegaSat 1:32 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BujumburaSat 1:32 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuyingaSat 1:32 PM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth N
NgoziSat 1:32 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ButareSat 1:32 PM366 km227 miles198 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukavuSat 1:32 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GitaramaSat 1:32 PM421 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RwamaganaSat 1:32 PM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
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