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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 = Monday, January 14, 2013 at 2:34:00 PM.

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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: 11%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 60' South, Longitude: 0° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.77 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.62 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 38.3"997.08 miWest0° 11' 53.9"13.63 miNorth997.35 mi
24 hours11° 51' 28.9"815.75 miEast4° 47' 12.9"328.91 miNorth881.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméMon 2:34 PM1055 km656 miles570 nmNortheast NE
JamestownMon 2:34 PM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AccraMon 2:34 PM1277 km793 miles689 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 3:34 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanMon 2:34 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeMon 2:34 PM1353 km841 miles730 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 3:34 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 3:34 PM1438 km893 miles776 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboMon 3:34 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroMon 2:34 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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