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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 12:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' South, Longitude: 13° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.01 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"16.11 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 10.2"966.21 miWest0° 08' 54.5"10.21 miNorth966.57 mi
24 hours14° 04' 28.1"944.18 miEast3° 57' 59.8"272.66 miNorth989.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 12:40 PM849 km527 miles458 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaThu 12:40 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 12:40 PM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeThu 9:40 AM2442 km1517 miles1319 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroThu 12:40 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 12:40 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmNorth N
ConakryThu 12:40 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNorth N
AccraThu 12:40 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
São ToméThu 12:40 PM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmNortheast NE
LomeThu 12:40 PM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmNortheast NE

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