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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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' South, Longitude: 2° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 32.5"982.23 miwest0° 10' 50.8"12.42 minorth982.58 mi
24 hours13° 30' 10.0"919.39 mieast4° 33' 54.2"313.74 minorth976.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:30 PM1123 km698 miles606 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaFri 1:30 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmEast E
São ToméFri 12:30 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 1:30 PM1381 km858 miles745 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 1:30 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 1:30 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboFri 1:30 PM1677 km1042 miles905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 12:30 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNorth N
LomeFri 12:30 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 1:30 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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