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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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 60' South, Longitude: 11° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.40 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 25' 36.3"982.85 miwest0° 10' 54.4"12.50 minorth983.20 mi
24 hours13° 28' 43.3"918.27 mieast4° 34' 55.4"314.90 minorth975.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 1:30 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 1:30 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 1:30 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 1:30 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 1:30 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth N
AccraFri 1:30 PM2133 km1326 miles1152 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 1:30 PM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmNorth N
LomeFri 1:30 PM2281 km1417 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 1:30 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 2:30 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNortheast NE
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