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 13:30:00 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.27 meters/second, 1556.2 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 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"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 12.9"||966.86 mi||west||0° 08' 59.5"||10.30 mi||north||967.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 17.4"||943.45 mi||east||3° 59' 39.5"||274.58 mi||north||989.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 10:30 AM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 10:30 AM||1393 km||866 miles||752 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 10:30 AM||1816 km||1128 miles||981 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 11:30 AM||2098 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Thu 1:30 PM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Thu 11:30 AM||2399 km||1490 miles||1295 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 11:30 AM||2448 km||1521 miles||1322 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Thu 1:30 PM||2781 km||1728 miles||1502 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Thu 1:30 PM||2840 km||1764 miles||1533 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Thu 10:30 AM||2870 km||1783 miles||1550 nm|| WNW|
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