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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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 51' South, Longitude: 10° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 39.1"957.90 miwest0° 07' 41.4"8.81 minorth958.24 mi
24 hours14° 13' 29.8"946.64 mieast3° 32' 13.0"243.18 minorth984.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 1:22 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboThu 1:22 PM686 km426 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 1:22 PM815 km506 miles440 nmEast E
LuandaThu 1:22 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Thu 2:22 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeThu 1:22 PM964 km599 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Thu 2:22 PM1037 km644 miles560 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaThu 1:22 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleThu 1:22 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownThu 12:22 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmWest W
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