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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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' South, Longitude: 4° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 29.8"943.78 miwest0° 04' 33.9"5.23 minorth944.01 mi
24 hours14° 48' 50.4"972.60 mieast2° 25' 55.0"167.25 minorth993.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 12:42 PM983 km611 miles531 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownWed 11:42 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Wed 1:42 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 12:42 PM1380 km858 miles745 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaWed 12:42 PM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 12:42 PM1921 km1193 miles1037 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 11:42 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 12:42 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 1:42 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneWed 1:42 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-southeast ESE
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