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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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 5° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.0"982.12 miwest0° 10' 50.1"12.41 minorth982.48 mi
24 hours13° 30' 24.4"919.58 mieast4° 33' 43.9"313.54 minorth976.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 1:20 PM892 km554 miles482 nmEast E
CabindaFri 1:20 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireFri 1:20 PM947 km589 miles512 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 12:20 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 1:20 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 1:20 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 1:20 PM1290 km802 miles697 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownFri 12:20 PM1344 km835 miles726 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalaboFri 1:20 PM1594 km990 miles860 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéFri 1:20 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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