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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 20' South, Longitude: 2° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.09 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 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' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.6"944.02 miwest0° 04' 38.3"5.32 minorth944.25 mi
24 hours14° 48' 15.0"972.18 mieast2° 27' 32.7"169.12 minorth993.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:14 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaWed 1:14 PM2014 km1251 miles1087 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Wed 2:14 PM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 12:14 PM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 1:14 PM2460 km1528 miles1328 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaWed 1:14 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:14 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 12:14 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:14 PM2655 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth N
Cape TownWed 2:14 PM2716 km1688 miles1466 nmSoutheast SE
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