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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 5° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.14 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.63 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 21.3"937.31 miwest0° 01' 02.3"1.19 minorth937.36 mi
24 hours15° 04' 08.0"982.69 mieast1° 05' 22.3"74.94 minorth988.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 11:24 AM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
LuandaTue 12:24 PM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Tue 1:24 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméTue 11:24 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleTue 12:24 PM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanTue 11:24 AM2748 km1708 miles1484 nmNorth N
KinshasaTue 12:24 PM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 12:24 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
AccraTue 11:24 AM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownTue 1:24 PM2855 km1774 miles1542 nmSoutheast SE
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