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 12:30:00 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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.97 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 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||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 09.7"||966.17 mi||west||0° 08' 53.6"||10.19 mi||north||966.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 40.3"||944.39 mi||east||3° 57' 42.2"||272.34 mi||north||990.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 12:30 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:30 PM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 12:30 PM||2296 km||1426 miles||1240 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 12:30 PM||2410 km||1498 miles||1301 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Thu 12:30 PM||2496 km||1551 miles||1348 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:30 PM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Thu 12:30 PM||2548 km||1583 miles||1376 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Thu 12:30 PM||2629 km||1634 miles||1420 nm|| N|
|Lome||Thu 12:30 PM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 1:30 PM||2733 km||1699 miles||1476 nm|| E|
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