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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 22' South, Longitude: 17° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.9"981.52 miwest0° 10' 46.8"12.35 minorth981.88 mi
24 hours13° 31' 38.5"920.47 mieast4° 32' 49.6"312.48 minorth977.45 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 PM157 km98 miles85 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaFri 12:30 PM306 km190 miles165 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboFri 12:30 PM330 km205 miles178 nmSouthwest SW
UígeFri 12:30 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
LucapaFri 12:30 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueFri 12:30 PM477 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
LuandaFri 12:30 PM500 km310 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
TshikapaFri 1:30 PM566 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
LubangoFri 12:30 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
KinshasaFri 12:30 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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