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 Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:18:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 29.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 46.0"||977.95 mi||west||0° 08' 19.5"||9.54 mi||south||977.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 37.7"||840.65 mi||east||3° 01' 46.2"||208.29 mi||south||860.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 6:18 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:18 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Fri 6:18 AM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm|| E|
|Cabinda||Fri 6:18 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| NNE|
|Uíge||Fri 6:18 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| NE|
|Malanje||Fri 6:18 AM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 6:18 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| NNE|
|Menongue||Fri 6:18 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 6:18 AM||1187 km||737 miles||641 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 6:18 AM||1190 km||739 miles||643 nm|| NE|
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