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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: 50%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM
This phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 47' South
Longitude: 8° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 46.0"977.95 miwest0° 08' 19.5"9.54 misouth977.73 mi
24 hours12° 27' 37.7"840.65 mieast3° 01' 46.2"208.29 misouth860.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 6:18 AM572 km355 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 6:18 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
HuamboFri 6:18 AM767 km476 miles414 nmEast E
CabindaFri 6:18 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeFri 6:18 AM904 km562 miles488 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeFri 6:18 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireFri 6:18 AM952 km592 miles514 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueFri 6:18 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 6:18 AM1187 km737 miles641 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 6:18 AM1190 km739 miles643 nmNortheast NE
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