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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 10' South, Longitude: 21° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.17 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.85 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 23' 11.9"950.90 miwest0° 06' 05.8"6.99 minorth951.19 mi
24 hours14° 33' 31.4"962.27 mieast2° 59' 33.2"205.78 minorth991.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeWed 9:14 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownWed 12:14 PM1740 km1081 miles940 nmEast E
SalvadorWed 9:14 AM1834 km1140 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Wed 10:14 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaWed 9:14 AM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Wed 10:14 AM2666 km1656 miles1439 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Wed 10:14 AM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmWest W
MonroviaWed 12:14 PM2874 km1786 miles1552 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:14 PM2996 km1862 miles1618 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 12:14 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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