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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: 3%
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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 17' South
Longitude: 5° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.89 meters/second, 1529.6 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 23' 10.1"950.28 miwest0° 05' 56.8"6.82 minorth950.56 mi
24 hours14° 34' 35.8"962.85 mieast2° 56' 17.1"202.04 minorth990.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 11:04 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaWed 12:04 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 11:04 AM2347 km1458 miles1267 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Wed 1:04 PM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanWed 11:04 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 12:04 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
AccraWed 11:04 AM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 12:04 PM2656 km1651 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleWed 12:04 PM2658 km1651 miles1435 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroWed 11:04 AM2666 km1657 miles1440 nmNorth N
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