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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:04:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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' 22.5"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 30.4"||943.95 mi||west||0° 04' 36.9"||5.29 mi||north||944.17 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 26.1"||972.31 mi||east||2° 27' 02.2"||168.54 mi||north||993.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:04 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| WNW|
|Luanda||Wed 1:04 PM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 2:04 PM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:04 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 1:04 PM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 1:04 PM||2301 km||1430 miles||1242 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Wed 1:04 PM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 2:04 PM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| SE|
|Malabo||Wed 1:04 PM||2639 km||1640 miles||1425 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Wed 12:04 PM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| N|
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