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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' South, Longitude: 11° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.30 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.30 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.9"978.00 miWest0° 08' 20.2"9.55 miSouth977.78 mi
24 hours12° 27' 16.0"840.27 miEast3° 02' 04.6"208.63 miSouth860.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 6:08 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboFri 6:08 AM475 km295 miles257 nmEast E
LuandaFri 6:08 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeFri 6:08 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeFri 6:08 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
MenongueFri 6:08 AM718 km446 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaFri 6:08 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth N
Pointe-NoireFri 6:08 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth N
LuenaFri 6:08 AM937 km582 miles506 nmEast E
DolisieFri 6:08 AM957 km595 miles517 nmNorth N

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