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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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: 5° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.1 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"943.71 miwest0° 04' 33.7"5.23 minorth943.93 mi
24 hours14° 48' 51.7"972.54 mieast2° 25' 51.6"167.17 minorth993.24 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 PM957 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownWed 11:42 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Wed 1:42 PM1319 km819 miles712 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaWed 12:42 PM1362 km846 miles735 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaWed 12:42 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 12:42 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 11:42 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 12:42 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 1:42 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneWed 1:42 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmEast-southeast ESE
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