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 12:32:00 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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 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"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 09.8"||966.19 mi||west||0° 08' 53.8"||10.19 mi||north||966.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 37.6"||944.36 mi||east||3° 57' 46.3"||272.42 mi||north||990.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 12:32 PM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:32 PM||2264 km||1407 miles||1223 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 12:32 PM||2314 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 12:32 PM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:32 PM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 12:32 PM||2522 km||1567 miles||1362 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Thu 12:32 PM||2589 km||1609 miles||1398 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Thu 9:32 AM||2613 km||1624 miles||1411 nm|| WNW|
|Conakry||Thu 12:32 PM||2624 km||1630 miles||1417 nm|| N|
|Lome||Thu 12:32 PM||2659 km||1652 miles||1436 nm|| NNE|
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