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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 14° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 29.5"981.65 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.37 minorth982.00 mi
24 hours13° 31' 21.2"920.25 mieast4° 33' 02.5"312.73 minorth977.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeFri 12:42 PM207 km128 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaFri 12:42 PM225 km140 miles122 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboFri 12:42 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeFri 12:42 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth N
LubangoFri 12:42 PM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MenongueFri 12:42 PM585 km363 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
CabindaFri 12:42 PM592 km368 miles320 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuenaFri 12:42 PM599 km372 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaFri 12:42 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleFri 12:42 PM674 km419 miles364 nmNorth N
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