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 12:20:00 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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.92 meters/second, 1554.9 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 09.3"||966.06 mi||west||0° 08' 52.5"||10.17 mi||north||966.43 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 54.1"||944.54 mi||east||3° 57' 22.6"||271.97 mi||north||990.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 12:20 PM||390 km||242 miles||210 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Thu 12:20 PM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm|| NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:20 PM||2275 km||1414 miles||1229 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Thu 12:20 PM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 12:20 PM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 12:20 PM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 1:20 PM||2479 km||1540 miles||1339 nm|| ENE|
|Lome||Thu 12:20 PM||2505 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:20 PM||2551 km||1585 miles||1378 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Thu 1:20 PM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm|| NE|
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