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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.14 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.3"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.3"||937.37 mi||west||0° 01' 02.5"||1.20 mi||north||937.42 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 07.9"||982.75 mi||east||1° 05' 26.2"||75.02 mi||north||988.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:24 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Tue 12:24 PM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 1:24 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 11:24 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Tue 11:24 AM||2750 km||1709 miles||1485 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Tue 12:24 PM||2756 km||1712 miles||1488 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Tue 11:24 AM||2835 km||1761 miles||1531 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 12:24 PM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 12:24 PM||2838 km||1763 miles||1532 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Tue 1:24 PM||2877 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| SE|
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