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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 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' South, Longitude: 17° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 22' 32.5"944.47 miwest0° 04' 46.5"5.48 minorth944.71 mi
24 hours14° 47' 07.1"971.37 mieast2° 30' 35.0"172.60 minorth993.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 1:14 PM1232 km766 miles665 nmEast E
RecifeWed 10:14 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorWed 10:14 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 11:14 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaWed 1:14 PM2803 km1741 miles1513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaWed 10:14 AM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanWed 1:14 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 1:14 PM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 1:14 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 1:14 PM3092 km1921 miles1670 nmNorth N
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