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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:22:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.1"957.82 miwest0° 07' 41.2"8.81 minorth958.16 mi
24 hours14° 13' 31.7"946.60 mieast3° 32' 10.4"243.11 minorth984.73 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 PM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboThu 1:22 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 1:22 PM786 km489 miles425 nmEast E
LuandaThu 1:22 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Thu 2:22 PM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalanjeThu 1:22 PM945 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Thu 2:22 PM1015 km630 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Thu 2:22 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaThu 1:22 PM1381 km858 miles746 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleThu 1:22 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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