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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

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 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' South, Longitude: 6° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.63 meters/second, 1543.1 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.6"958.69 miwest0° 07' 49.1"8.96 minorth959.03 mi
24 hours14° 11' 31.3"945.15 mieast3° 34' 50.2"246.18 minorth984.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 1:32 PM95 km59 miles51 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaThu 2:32 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméThu 1:32 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 1:32 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmNorth N
AccraThu 1:32 PM2453 km1524 miles1324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 1:32 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 1:32 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 2:32 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNortheast NE
LomeThu 1:32 PM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Thu 3:32 PM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmEast-southeast ESE
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