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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 10.6"||950.45 mi||west||0° 05' 59.3"||6.87 mi||north||950.74 mi|
|24 hours||14° 34' 17.6"||962.69 mi||east||2° 57' 13.4"||203.11 mi||north||990.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 11:24 AM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm|| ENE|
|Abidjan||Wed 11:24 AM||2582 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Wed 11:24 AM||2609 km||1621 miles||1409 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Wed 11:24 AM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:24 PM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| ENE|
|Yamoussoukro||Wed 11:24 AM||2712 km||1685 miles||1465 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Wed 11:24 AM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm|| NNE|
|Lome||Wed 11:24 AM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 11:24 AM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 12:24 PM||2890 km||1796 miles||1561 nm|| NE|
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