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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 13:32:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.63 meters/second, 1543.1 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 43.6"||958.69 mi||west||0° 07' 49.1"||8.96 mi||north||959.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 31.3"||945.15 mi||east||3° 34' 50.2"||246.18 mi||north||984.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 1:32 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Thu 2:32 PM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 1:32 PM||2300 km||1429 miles||1242 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 1:32 PM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 1:32 PM||2453 km||1524 miles||1324 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 1:32 PM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 1:32 PM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Thu 2:32 PM||2505 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Thu 1:32 PM||2563 km||1593 miles||1384 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 3:32 PM||2600 km||1616 miles||1404 nm|| ESE|
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