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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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 6° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.15 meters/second, 1519.8 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' 31.3"944.16 miwest0° 04' 40.8"5.37 minorth944.38 mi
24 hours14° 47' 54.8"971.94 mieast2° 28' 27.6"170.17 minorth993.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:32 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaWed 1:32 PM2423 km1505 miles1308 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 12:32 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 2:32 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanWed 12:32 PM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:32 PM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 1:32 PM2741 km1703 miles1480 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 12:32 PM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 12:32 PM2785 km1731 miles1504 nmNorth N
LomeWed 12:32 PM2849 km1770 miles1538 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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