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 Wednesday, January 29, 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 23.2"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 10.5"||950.37 mi||west||0° 05' 58.1"||6.84 mi||north||950.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 34' 26.8"||962.77 mi||east||2° 56' 45.3"||202.57 mi||north||990.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 11:14 AM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:14 PM||2441 km||1516 miles||1318 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Wed 11:14 AM||2502 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Wed 11:14 AM||2529 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| N|
|Monrovia||Wed 11:14 AM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:14 PM||2647 km||1645 miles||1429 nm|| ESE|
|Accra||Wed 11:14 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 11:14 AM||2676 km||1663 miles||1445 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 12:14 PM||2703 km||1680 miles||1460 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Wed 11:14 AM||2764 km||1717 miles||1492 nm|| NNE|
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