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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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' South, Longitude: 2° 37' 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' 32.7"982.17 miwest0° 10' 50.8"12.43 minorth982.52 mi
24 hours13° 30' 08.8"919.31 mieast4° 33' 55.1"313.73 minorth976.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:32 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaFri 1:32 PM1176 km730 miles635 nmEast E
São ToméFri 12:32 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 1:32 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 1:32 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 1:32 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboFri 1:32 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 12:32 PM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorth N
LomeFri 12:32 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmNorth N
YaoundéFri 1:32 PM1839 km1142 miles993 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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