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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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 9° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.93 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"943.58 miWest0° 04' 31.2"5.18 miNorth943.80 mi
24 hours14° 49' 11.4"972.77 miEast2° 24' 56.3"166.12 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 12:24 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:24 PM720 km447 miles389 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboWed 12:24 PM907 km563 miles490 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 1:24 PM909 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueWed 12:24 PM960 km597 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 12:24 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 11:24 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest W
KinshasaWed 12:24 PM1677 km1042 miles906 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 12:24 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneWed 1:24 PM1827 km1135 miles986 nmEast-southeast ESE

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