Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:30:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 23.6"||15.97 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||North||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 39.6"||957.91 mi||West||0° 07' 42.1"||8.83 mi||North||958.25 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 18.3"||946.43 mi||East||3° 32' 28.5"||243.46 mi||North||984.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Thu 1:30 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||E|
|Huambo||Thu 1:30 PM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||ENE|
|Luanda||Thu 1:30 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||NNE|
|Swakopmund *||Thu 2:30 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm||SE|
|Menongue||Thu 1:30 PM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm||E|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 2:30 PM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||SE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 2:30 PM||1164 km||724 miles||629 nm||SE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 1:30 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm||NNE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 1:30 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 12:30 PM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm||W|
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