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 12:32:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.15 meters/second, 1519.8 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 31.3"||944.16 mi||west||0° 04' 40.8"||5.37 mi||north||944.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 47' 54.8"||971.94 mi||east||2° 28' 27.6"||170.17 mi||north||993.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 12:32 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Wed 1:32 PM||2423 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 12:32 PM||2551 km||1585 miles||1377 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 2:32 PM||2554 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Wed 12:32 PM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| N|
|Accra||Wed 12:32 PM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Wed 1:32 PM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 12:32 PM||2756 km||1712 miles||1488 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 12:32 PM||2785 km||1731 miles||1504 nm|| N|
|Lome||Wed 12:32 PM||2849 km||1770 miles||1538 nm|| NNE|
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