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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 = Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:22:00 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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 10° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.73 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.2"943.56 miWest0° 04' 31.0"5.18 miNorth943.78 mi
24 hours14° 49' 13.5"972.80 miEast2° 24' 50.1"166.00 miNorth993.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 12:22 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Wed 1:22 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:22 PM685 km426 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Wed 1:22 PM866 km538 miles468 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboWed 12:22 PM870 km541 miles470 nmNortheast NE
MenongueWed 12:22 PM914 km568 miles494 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 12:22 PM1112 km691 miles601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 12:22 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 12:22 PM1664 km1034 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 11:22 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmWest W

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