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 Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 11:14:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.74 meters/second, 1514.7 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 23.0"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.8"||940.96 mi||west||0° 02' 41.4"||3.08 mi||north||941.09 mi|
|24 hours||14° 47' 24.1"||967.51 mi||east||1° 42' 49.9"||117.88 mi||north||979.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 11:14 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| E|
|Recife||Tue 8:14 AM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Tue 8:14 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||997 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 9:14 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 8:14 AM||2439 km||1515 miles||1317 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 9:14 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1385 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 9:14 AM||2731 km||1697 miles||1474 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Tue 11:14 AM||3073 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 11:14 AM||3200 km||1988 miles||1728 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 11:14 AM||3292 km||2046 miles||1777 nm|| NNE|
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