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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.15 meters/second, 1508.9 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.8 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' 21.1"||937.38 mi||west||0° 01' 03.6"||1.22 mi||north||937.43 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 06.9"||982.75 mi||east||1° 05' 54.1"||75.55 mi||north||988.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:32 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 12:32 PM||2542 km||1579 miles||1373 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 1:32 PM||2595 km||1612 miles||1401 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Tue 11:32 AM||2698 km||1677 miles||1457 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Tue 11:32 AM||2772 km||1723 miles||1497 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:32 AM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Tue 12:32 PM||2886 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| NE|
|Accra||Tue 11:32 AM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Tue 11:32 AM||2921 km||1815 miles||1577 nm|| N|
|Lome||Tue 11:32 AM||2996 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| NNE|
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