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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' South, Longitude: 6° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.96 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 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' 29.5"943.72 miwest0° 04' 32.8"5.21 minorth943.95 mi
24 hours14° 48' 59.2"972.70 mieast2° 25' 30.4"166.78 minorth993.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 12:34 PM799 km497 miles432 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:34 PM939 km583 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Wed 1:34 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 12:34 PM1258 km781 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 11:34 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmWest W
KinshasaWed 12:34 PM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 12:34 PM1808 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 1:34 PM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São ToméWed 11:34 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth N
GaboroneWed 1:34 PM2084 km1295 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
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