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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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 21' South, Longitude: 17° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.9"981.60 miwest0° 10' 47.0"12.35 minorth981.96 mi
24 hours13° 31' 36.9"920.52 mieast4° 32' 50.7"312.53 minorth977.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeFri 12:30 PM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboFri 12:30 PM314 km195 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaFri 12:30 PM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeFri 12:30 PM387 km241 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
LucapaFri 12:30 PM440 km273 miles237 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaFri 12:30 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
MenongueFri 12:30 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
LubangoFri 12:30 PM649 km403 miles350 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaFri 12:30 PM701 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleFri 12:30 PM708 km440 miles382 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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