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 05:28:00 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 05:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.21 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 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' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 45.2"||977.85 mi||west||0° 08' 18.9"||9.53 mi||south||977.63 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 57.3"||840.94 mi||east||3° 01' 29.6"||207.98 mi||south||861.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 6:28 AM||816 km||507 miles||441 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:28 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:28 AM||1337 km||830 miles||722 nm|| WSW|
|Kinshasa||Fri 6:28 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 6:28 AM||1370 km||852 miles||740 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Fri 5:28 AM||1455 km||904 miles||785 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:28 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 7:28 AM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm|| SE|
|Malabo||Fri 6:28 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| N|
|Yaoundé||Fri 6:28 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NNE|
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