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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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 19' South, Longitude: 6° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.15 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' 31.2"944.08 miwest0° 04' 40.6"5.36 minorth944.31 mi
24 hours14° 47' 56.1"971.88 mieast2° 28' 24.2"170.09 minorth993.17 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 PM284 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaWed 1:32 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Wed 2:32 PM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 12:32 PM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 12:32 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 1:32 PM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmNortheast NE
AccraWed 12:32 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaWed 12:32 PM2761 km1715 miles1491 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 12:32 PM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmNorth N
LomeWed 12:32 PM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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