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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 52' South, Longitude: 12° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.24 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.6"957.81 miwest0° 07' 40.5"8.80 minorth958.15 mi
24 hours14° 13' 43.3"946.81 mieast3° 31' 54.8"242.83 minorth984.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 1:14 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 1:14 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNortheast NE
MenongueThu 1:14 PM612 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaThu 1:14 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth N
Walvis Bay *Thu 2:14 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeThu 1:14 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Thu 2:14 PM844 km524 miles456 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Thu 2:14 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaThu 1:14 PM955 km593 miles515 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeThu 1:14 PM968 km601 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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