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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 09' South, Longitude: 0° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.16 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 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' 33.0"982.25 miWest0° 10' 51.3"12.43 miNorth982.60 mi
24 hours13° 29' 57.2"919.16 miEast4° 34' 03.5"313.89 miNorth976.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 12:40 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméFri 12:40 PM1339 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 1:40 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast E
LibrevilleFri 1:40 PM1517 km943 miles819 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 1:40 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaFri 1:40 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraFri 12:40 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
MalaboFri 1:40 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanFri 12:40 PM1789 km1111 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 12:40 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmNorth N

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