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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 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 57' North
Longitude: 33° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.17 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"977.83 miwest0° 08' 02.7"9.22 minorth977.61 mi
24 hours11° 52' 26.4"800.55 mieast2° 50' 59.0"195.94 minorth819.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 6:22 PM1113 km692 miles601 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarWed 7:22 PM1760 km1094 miles951 nmEast E
BanjulWed 7:22 PM1848 km1148 miles998 nmEast E
FortalezaWed 4:22 PM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BissauWed 7:22 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 7:22 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryWed 7:22 PM2207 km1371 miles1191 nmEast E
CayenneWed 4:22 PM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownWed 7:22 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmEast E
BelémWed 4:22 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmSouthwest SW
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