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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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' South, Longitude: 8° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.7"957.99 miwest0° 07' 42.3"8.83 minorth958.33 mi
24 hours14° 13' 16.3"946.47 mieast3° 32' 31.1"243.52 minorth984.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 1:30 PM567 km352 miles306 nmEast E
HuamboThu 1:30 PM871 km541 miles470 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaThu 1:30 PM942 km585 miles509 nmNortheast NE
MenongueThu 1:30 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast E
Windhoek *Thu 2:30 PM1188 km738 miles641 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaThu 1:30 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleThu 1:30 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownThu 12:30 PM1501 km932 miles810 nmWest W
São ToméThu 12:30 PM1797 km1117 miles971 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 1:30 PM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth N
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