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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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 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: 9° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.3"943.64 miwest0° 04' 31.1"5.18 minorth943.86 mi
24 hours14° 49' 12.3"972.85 mieast2° 24' 53.6"166.08 minorth993.34 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 PM551 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Wed 1:22 PM685 km425 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:22 PM704 km438 miles380 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboWed 12:22 PM890 km553 miles481 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 1:22 PM891 km554 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueWed 12:22 PM940 km584 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 12:22 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 12:22 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 11:22 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmWest W
BrazzavilleWed 12:22 PM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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