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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 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 21' South, Longitude: 0° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.4"943.95 miwest0° 04' 36.9"5.29 minorth944.17 mi
24 hours14° 48' 26.1"972.31 mieast2° 27' 02.2"168.54 minorth993.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:04 PM638 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaWed 1:04 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 2:04 PM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 12:04 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 1:04 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:04 PM2301 km1430 miles1242 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 1:04 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 2:04 PM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboWed 1:04 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 12:04 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth N
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