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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 5° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.13 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 30.9"944.09 miwest0° 04' 39.6"5.34 minorth944.32 mi
24 hours14° 48' 03.7"972.04 mieast2° 28' 03.2"169.70 minorth993.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:24 PM274 km170 miles148 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaWed 1:24 PM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Wed 2:24 PM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 12:24 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 1:24 PM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 12:24 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:24 PM2693 km1673 miles1454 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 1:24 PM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleWed 1:24 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroWed 12:24 PM2780 km1728 miles1501 nmNorth N
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