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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 8° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.92 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 24' 09.3"966.06 miwest0° 08' 52.5"10.17 minorth966.43 mi
24 hours14° 04' 54.1"944.54 mieast3° 57' 22.6"271.97 minorth990.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 12:20 PM390 km242 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanThu 12:20 PM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaThu 12:20 PM2275 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth N
São ToméThu 12:20 PM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroThu 12:20 PM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmNorth N
AccraThu 12:20 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaThu 1:20 PM2479 km1540 miles1339 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 12:20 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 12:20 PM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmNorth N
LibrevilleThu 1:20 PM2581 km1604 miles1394 nmNortheast NE
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