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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 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 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 55' South
Longitude: 5° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.97 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.5"977.33 miwest0° 08' 16.0"9.47 misouth977.10 mi
24 hours12° 29' 34.9"842.38 mieast3° 00' 05.7"206.37 misouth862.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 6:18 AM332 km207 miles179 nmSouth S
São ToméFri 6:18 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 6:18 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmNorth N
LuandaFri 7:18 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmEast E
AccraFri 6:18 AM2135 km1326 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 6:18 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth N
MonroviaFri 6:18 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleFri 7:18 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 6:18 AM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoFri 7:18 AM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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