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 12:40:00 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.02 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 10.2"||966.29 mi||west||0° 08' 54.5"||10.21 mi||north||966.65 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 26.5"||944.23 mi||east||3° 58' 02.0"||272.72 mi||north||989.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 12:40 PM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:40 PM||2281 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Thu 12:40 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| NNE|
|Recife||Thu 9:40 AM||2411 km||1498 miles||1302 nm|| WNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 12:40 PM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:40 PM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| N|
|Conakry||Thu 12:40 PM||2613 km||1623 miles||1411 nm|| N|
|Accra||Thu 12:40 PM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Thu 12:40 PM||2757 km||1713 miles||1489 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Thu 12:40 PM||2777 km||1726 miles||1500 nm|| NE|
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