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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: 45%

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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 28' North, Longitude: 12° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.8"997.47 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.02 minorth997.37 mi
24 hours11° 39' 24.2"801.25 mieast3° 57' 21.9"271.89 minorth842.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamendaTue 5:40 PM273 km170 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
JalingoTue 5:40 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéTue 5:40 PM312 km194 miles168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarouaTue 5:40 PM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DoualaTue 5:40 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiTue 5:40 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouTue 5:40 PM451 km280 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakurdiTue 5:40 PM468 km291 miles253 nmWest-northwest WNW
EbebiyínTue 5:40 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalaboTue 5:40 PM514 km320 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
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