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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: 9%
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 Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 59' South
Longitude: 22° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.74 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 23' 01.8"940.96 miwest0° 02' 41.4"3.08 minorth941.09 mi
24 hours14° 47' 24.1"967.51 mieast1° 42' 49.9"117.88 minorth979.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 11:14 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmEast E
RecifeTue 8:14 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 8:14 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 9:14 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 8:14 AM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Tue 9:14 AM2564 km1593 miles1385 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 9:14 AM2731 km1697 miles1474 nmWest W
MonroviaTue 11:14 AM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownTue 11:14 AM3200 km1988 miles1728 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryTue 11:14 AM3292 km2046 miles1777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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