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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

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 Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' North, Longitude: 33° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.18 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.4"977.77 miwest0° 08' 02.9"9.22 minorth977.55 mi
24 hours11° 52' 26.5"800.51 mieast2° 51' 01.2"195.96 minorth819.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 6:22 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaWed 6:22 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 7:22 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmEast E
BanjulWed 7:22 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 4:22 PM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauWed 7:22 PM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 7:22 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 7:22 PM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmEast E
FreetownWed 7:22 PM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmEast E
CayenneWed 4:22 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmWest-southwest WSW
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