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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: 60%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 12' South
Longitude: 3° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.6"991.76 miwest0° 09' 25.2"10.79 misouth991.60 mi
24 hours11° 44' 04.3"801.32 mieast3° 34' 34.1"245.82 misouth833.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 5:18 AM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméThu 5:18 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 5:18 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorth N
AccraThu 5:18 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 6:18 AM1747 km1086 miles943 nmNortheast NE
LomeThu 5:18 AM1761 km1094 miles951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroThu 5:18 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth N
LuandaThu 6:18 AM1792 km1113 miles968 nmEast E
Porto NovoThu 6:18 AM1847 km1147 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 6:18 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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