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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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 00' South, Longitude: 11° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.39 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' 36.2"982.77 miwest0° 10' 54.4"12.49 minorth983.12 mi
24 hours13° 28' 44.8"918.23 mieast4° 34' 54.4"314.86 minorth975.88 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 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaFri 1:30 PM1805 km1122 miles975 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 1:30 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 1:30 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 1:30 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth N
AccraFri 1:30 PM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 1:30 PM2173 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth N
LomeFri 1:30 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 1:30 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 2:30 PM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNortheast NE
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