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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11:42:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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' 24.1"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 07.3"||965.63 mi||west||0° 08' 48.8"||10.10 mi||north||965.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 46.1"||945.12 mi||east||3° 56' 07.0"||270.53 mi||north||990.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:42 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| WSW|
|Luanda||Thu 12:42 PM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 11:42 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||953 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 12:42 PM||1911 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 12:42 PM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 12:42 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 1:42 PM||2000 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| ESE|
|Accra||Thu 11:42 AM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| N|
|Malabo||Thu 12:42 PM||2203 km||1369 miles||1190 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Thu 11:42 AM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| NNW|
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