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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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 9° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.93 meters/second, 1519.0 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"943.65 miwest0° 04' 31.4"5.19 minorth943.87 mi
24 hours14° 49' 10.1"972.83 mieast2° 24' 59.7"166.20 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 12:24 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:24 PM740 km460 miles400 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboWed 12:24 PM928 km576 miles501 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 1:24 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueWed 12:24 PM986 km613 miles532 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 12:24 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 11:24 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmWest W
KinshasaWed 12:24 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 12:24 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneWed 1:24 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-southeast ESE
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