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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 12:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 5° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.38 meters/second, 1542.2 km/hour, 958.3 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 40.4"958.12 miwest0° 07' 43.7"8.86 minorth958.47 mi
24 hours14° 12' 56.0"946.22 mieast3° 32' 58.2"244.04 minorth984.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 1:42 PM872 km542 miles471 nmEast E
LuandaThu 1:42 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmNortheast NE
JamestownThu 12:42 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmWest W
Windhoek *Thu 2:42 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaThu 1:42 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleThu 1:42 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNortheast NE
São ToméThu 12:42 PM1792 km1114 miles968 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 1:42 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboThu 1:42 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorth N
YaoundéThu 1:42 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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