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 06:18:00 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 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.97 meters/second, 1573.1 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 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"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.5"||977.33 mi||west||0° 08' 16.0"||9.47 mi||south||977.10 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 34.9"||842.38 mi||east||3° 00' 05.7"||206.37 mi||south||862.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 6:18 AM||332 km||207 miles||179 nm|| S|
|São Tomé||Fri 6:18 AM||2018 km||1254 miles||1090 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Fri 6:18 AM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Fri 7:18 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1151 nm|| E|
|Accra||Fri 6:18 AM||2135 km||1326 miles||1153 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 6:18 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Fri 6:18 AM||2198 km||1366 miles||1187 nm|| NNW|
|Libreville||Fri 7:18 AM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Fri 6:18 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Fri 7:18 AM||2341 km||1455 miles||1264 nm|| NNE|
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